Centre for the Study of Hispanic Exile



Significant Events

1871 Juliá Milán del Bosch, Modesto
Travelled to Havana directing his own company
1912 Lecuona Casado, Ernesto
Entered the company of Arquímedes Pous
1919–1922 Lecuona Casado, Ernesto
Co-directed the orchestra of Eulogio Velasco's company. Composed more than ten revistas premiered at the Teatro Martí
1921 Gozález Linares, Maruja
The impresario Julián Santacruz saw her perform at a party in homage to Galicia in the Teatro Nacional compelled her to dance a muñeira at the Cuban premiere of the zarzuela Amores de la aldea by Luna and Soutullo. Lecuona discovered her shortly after and hired for the lead roles in some of his zarzuelas
1922 Lecuona Casado, Ernesto
Founded his own company for which he composed revistas, zarzuelas and operettas with librettist Carlos Primelles
1926 Grenet, Eliseo
Appointed musical director of Arquímedes Pous' company
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