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Martina Arroyo

Martina Arroyo has been played on NTS in shows including Black Opera, featured first on 17 May 2021. Songs played include I Got A Robe.

Martina Arroyo (born February 2, 1937) is an operatic soprano of Puerto Rican and African-American descent who had a major international opera career during the 1960s through the 1980s. She was part of the first generation of black opera singers to achieve wide success and is viewed as part of an instrumental group of performers who helped break down the barriers of racial prejudice in the opera world.

Arroyo first rose to prominence at the Zurich Opera between 1963-1965, after which…

I Got A Robe
Martina Arroyo, Donal Nold
Club Internacional Del Disco1961
I Got A Robe
Martina Arroyo, Donal NoldClub Internacional Del Disco1961