Scope and arrangement
The Cetra-Soria Collection encompasses material regarding the beginnings of its opera recording project, 1947-1953. A major portion is the correspondence between the Raxor Corporation (Dario Soria) in America and Cetra in Italy. This material includes information regarding artists, repertoire, and production, as well as legal and financial matters, such as production costs, royalties, and contracts between Cetra and Soria and other businesses and people involved. The collection also contains articles and full record catalogs for prospective years, annual reports, newsletters, record releases, financial reports, and reviews.
The Cetra-Soria collection is arranged in thirteen series: