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Arroyo, Martina (<i>born</i> 1937), soprano

Alan Blyth and Karen M. Bryan

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd edition, issue Published in print January 2013 |
Published online February 2013 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b New York, NY, 2 Feb 1937). American soprano. She studied at Hunter College, New York, and (with Grace Bumbry) won the 1958 Metropolitan Opera Auditions. That year she sang in the American premiere of Pizzetti’s L’assassino nella cattedrale at Carnegie Hall. After taking minor roles at the Metropolitan, she went to Europe for major roles at Vienna, Düsseldorf, Berlin, Frankfurt, and Zürich (where she was under contract from 1963 to

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