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This Is What It Was Like to Hear Yma Sumac Sing in Concert

TIME - 12 Sep 2016
Tuesday marks what would have been the 94th birthday of the Peruvian singer known as Yma Sumac, who was born Sept. 13, 1922, and became known worldwide for a vocal range that spanned at least four octaves. In August of 1950, Sumac performed for ...
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Voices of the Xtabay: A Tribute to Yma Sumac

L.A. Weekly - 04 Oct 2017
Voices of the Xtabay: A Tribute to Yma Sumac tips a wide-brimmed hat to the late singer with Latinx vocalists and musicians, including Alberto López of Jungle Fire, Empress Of, Nite Jewel, Maria Elena Altany, Ceci Bastida, Dorian Wood, Carmina Escobar ...
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Efemérides del 1 de noviembre: fallece Yma Sumac

Crónica Viva - 01 Nov 2017
Soprano peruana mundialmente conocida por su inusual registro vocal, con un impresionante rango voz, de entre 4 y 5 octavas en la escala musical. Una voz más poderosa que la de cualquier cantante de ópera (hombre o mujer). Falleció en el 2008 en la ...
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Buoyed by Drag, Yma Sumac's Silenced Voice Soars Again

Chelsea Now - 21 Mar 2017
BY GERALD BUSBY | “The Legend of Yma Sumac,” which opened March 15 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre, is as exotic and surprising as its subject. Born Zoila Augusta Emperatriz Chávarri del Castillo, Yma Sumac (early 1920s–2008) was a Peruvian ...
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Who was Yma Sumac? Google Doodle honors the 'Peruvian songbird.'

Mic - 13 Sep 2016
On Sept. 13, 1922, Zoila Augusta Emperatriz Chávarri del Castillo, better known by her stage name Yma Sumac, the "Peruvian songbird" was born. Her divine, unworldly voice, which stretched more than four octaves, was largely responsible for introducing ...
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A Best detailed life summary of Yma Sumac music .

JBH News - 05 May 2017
Yma Sumac music is liked for a long time. Singer Yma Sumac was born in Cajamaca, a city of Peru. She was born on 13th September, 1922 approximately. In 1946 when she arrived to United States, she started singing and was well known and famous for her ...
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Remembering Yma Sumac, 'The Peruvian Songbird,' at 94

Peru Reports - 16 Sep 2016
Google's homepage featured an image of Yma Sumac on Sept. 13, which would have marked the 94th birthday of the Peruvian soprano who found global fame with her four-octave voice. “The Peruvian Songbird” first came to prominence in 1950 after signing ...
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Yma Sumac, 'Peruvian songbird' with multi-octave range, dies at 86

Los Angeles Times - 03 Nov 2008
Yma Sumac, the Peruvian-born singer whose spectacular multi-octave vocal range and exotic persona made her an international sensation in the 1950s, has died. She was 86. Sumac, who was diagnosed with colon cancer in February, died Saturday in an ...
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Efemérides: Anthony Kiedis, de los RHCP, festeja 55 años

Excélsior - 01 Nov 2017
Muere la cantante peruana Zoila Augusta Emperatriz Chávarri del Castillo, más conocida como Yma Sumac. Tiene gran éxito internacional en los años 50 especialmente conocida por su inusual registro vocal, que llega a abarcar cinco octavas. Nace el 10 ...

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