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Music, Puerto Rican

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 78 Collections and/or Records:

Bartolo Alvarez Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 88
Abstract

Bartolo Alvarez was a well-known orchestra director. His collection includes: correspondence, song title sheets, music notes, writings, newspaper articles, concert programs, photographs, and music CDs of Alvarez’s, from the period between 1953 to 1971.

Dates: 1953-1971

Angélica Duchesne, Interview One, 1993-01-05

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.ADus.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1993-01-05

Angélica Duchesne, Interview Two, 1993-01-05

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.ADus.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1993-01-05

Aníbal Félix Papers

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2007-002
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940-1980

Benjamin Duchesne, Interview One, 1992-12-21

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.BDus.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1992-12-21

Benjamin Duchesne, Interview Two, 1992-12-21

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.BDus.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1992-12-21

Bobby Capó, Interview Five, 1989-02-23

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.BCap.3]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1989-02-23

Bobby Capó, Interview Four, 1989-02-23

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.BCap.3]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1989-02-23

Bobby Capó, Interview One, 1988-04-22

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.BCap.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-04-22

Bobby Capó, Interview Three, 1988-04-22

 Item — Object Tape 2: [Barcode: RGC.BCap.2]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-04-22

Bobby Capó, Interview Two, 1988-04-22

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.BCap.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-04-22

Boricua Roots / Raices Boricuas: A Puerto Rican From Brooklyn "Los Sures" Sings Puerto Rican Songs

 Item — Box 3: [Barcode: SaRo_003], Object: 1-8
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Sandra Roldán is guitarist and musician whose music expressed the political struggle of Puerto Ricans and the Latinx Community in general. Her collection consists primarily of photographs and negatives documenting Roldán’s performance career and her personal life. The materials date from the mid-1970s through the late 1990s.Included in the collection are photographs of fellow musicians and performance spaces where Roldán performed over the years which may be of interest to...
Dates: 1953-2005; Majority of material found within 1974-1999

Chali Hernández, Interview One, 1988-12-05

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.CHer.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-05

Chali Hernández, Interview Two, 1988-12-05

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.CHer.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-05

Genoveva de Arteaga Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7
Abstract

Genoveva de Arteaga was a pianist, organist, teacher and choir director. Her Papers can support research in the musical and cultural history of Puerto Rico. The collection also documents the development of musical, literary, cultural, and civic organizations among Puerto Ricans in New York. The Papers include personal documents, correspondence, flyers, writings, invitations, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1989; 1910s-1991

Efraín Vaz, Interview One, 1989-01-04

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.EVaz.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1989-01-04

Efraín Vaz, Interview Two, 1989-01-04

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.EVaz.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1989-01-04

Ernesto Vigoreaux, Interview One, 1988-12-26

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.EVig.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-26

Ernesto Vigoreaux, Interview Three, 1988-12-26

 Item — Object Tape 2: [Barcode: RGC.EVig.2]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-26

Ernesto Vigoreaux, Interview Two, 1988-12-26

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.EVig.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-26

Juan Flores Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 277

Francisco López Cruz, Interview Five, 1988-12-15

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.PLC.5]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-15

Francisco López Cruz, Interview Four, 1988-12-15

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.PLC.4]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-15

Francisco López Cruz, Interview One, 1988-12-06

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.PLC.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-06

Francisco López Cruz, Interview Three, 1988-12-06

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.PLC.3]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-06

Francisco López Cruz, Interview Two, 1988-12-06

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.PLC.2]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1988-12-06

Fred Mendelson, Interview One, 1989

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.FMen.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1989

Fred Mendelson, Interview Three, 1989-05-12

 Item — Object Tape 2: [Barcode: RGC.FMen.2]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1989-05-12

Fred Mendelson, Interview Two, 1989

 Item — Object Tape 1: [Barcode: RGC.FMen.1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is made up of 40 audiocassette tapes containing interviews Glasser conducted with Puerto Rican musicians, people involved in the music industry and relatives as part of the research for her dissertation and subsequent book, My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940, published in 1995 by University of California Press. Highlights include interviews with prominent musicians such as Bobby Capó and Johnny Rodríguez, and their relatives,...
Dates: 1989

Ruth Glasser Puerto Rican Music Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: OHC 6
Abstract

This collection consists of 40 audiocassettes containing interviews with 28 interviewees conducted by Glasser while writing her book/ dissertation, My Music is My Flag. The collection contains interviews of prominent Puerto Rican musicians, composers, music store owners, and their relatives. The interviews date from 1988 to 1993.

Dates: 1988-1993



About the Collections

Our collections consist of personal papers from prominent Puerto Rican artists, elected officials, social activists, writers, as well as the records of community-based organizations. Our largest collection, the Offices of the Government of Puerto Rico in the United States (OGPRUS) Records, measures approximately 2,900 cubic feet and contains an extraordinary amount of information regarding Puerto Rican migrants and the government institutions established to assist them. The collections date from the 1890s to the present, and document Puerto Rican communities in the Northeast, Midwest, Florida, California and Hawaii.