The death of Yvonne Hazaa, the glory of national art

The Minister of Industry and Trade, Victor-Ito-Besson, reported that his mother, Yvonne Haza del Castillo, glory of national art, passed away on Thursday afternoon at the age of 83.

“My dear mother departed this afternoon in peace to meet the Lord and her children and grandchildren accompanied her until the last minute. Mom, you will be remembered for your great legacy of Dominican culture; forever lady of classical music,” Besson stated via her Twitter account.

The cause of his death has not yet been revealed.

As a classical music singer

Hazaa was a famous classical music singer who started on stage in 1958. Since then, he has worked for over 50 years, appearing on multiple occasions at the National Theater; In addition to several international scenarios.

On March 13, 1958, Haza took to the stage for the first time as a professional singer, in the auditorium of the Salome Aurenia Institute of Ladies, for the translation of Arias Christ for Christ. George Frideric Handel? , by Manuel Marino Mignino.

“For the student in which you hold a musical instrument in his hand, you hold the future,” said the Dominican teacher, who has accumulated more than 30 years as a singing teacher and speech therapist.

“La Diva Dominicana” told Lestin, in 2008, that culture inculcates the fundamental values ​​of individual development in society, such as order, discipline, study habits, and taste for research, but also an interest in knowledge of dress and performance

“When you listen to a symphony, or a concert, you give yourself a gift,” he said at the time.

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