Morales, Fernando

Active 1509

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Person Born Died Gender Person ID
Fernando Morales M P1269

Instrument(s) Professional group Social status Social sphere Why is the person listed?
vihuela Administrator (individual) Professional Instrumentalist (plucked)

Years active Place active Century Region
1509 Santo Domingo América 16cent/1/early America
Biographical information

Fernando Morales sailed to Santo Domingo in the retinue of Diego Colón in 1509, taking with him two vihuelas.

Related persons
Rui González was his associate

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marinlopez2016-2 Marín López, Javier. “Musical Cultures in the Reinos de Indias at the Time of Isabel and Ferdinand”. Companion to music in the age of the Catholic monarchs, ed. Tess Knighton. Boston; Leiden: Brill, 2016. 205-241. 242-243
rodemorizi1971 Rodríguez Demorizi, Emilio. Música y baile en Santo Domingo. Santo Domingo: Librería Hispaniola, 1971. 49-50