Interview Four with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988

Ruth Glasser Musicians Oral History Project, 1988-1993

Portela talks about how the musicians in Puerto Rico experimented with genres from different Latin American countries and mainstreamed them in Puerto Rico.


Date
December 3, 1988, Recording date
Interviewee
Rafael Portela
Interviewer
Ruth Glasser
Duration
41m 0.0s
Location of interview

Puerto Rico

Language
Spanish
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
RGC.RPar.1988.12.03.4
Related Keywords
Latin Jazz, Music, Radio, Media
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), New York Daily News, Marbella Records, Rafael Hernández Colón, Juan Tizol, Duke Ellington, Francisco López Cruz, Bobby Capó, Daniel Santos, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), New York Daily News, Marbella Records
Related Places
Puerto Rico (interview location), New York (is referenced), Venezuela (is referenced), Colombia (is referenced), Costa Rica (is referenced), Cuba (is referenced), France (is referenced), Spain (is referenced)
Related Items
Interview One with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Interview Two with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Interview Three with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Interview Six with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Citation
Ruth Glasser Musicians Oral History Project, 1988-1993. Interview Four with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988: RGC.RPar.1988.12.03.4. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Oct 2019.
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