Maria Georgina Quitral(known as Rayen Quitral)(1916-1979), Chilean soprano, studied in Chile and made her singing debut at the Teatro Central in Santiago in 1937. In 1941 she made her operatic debut at the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires for the role of "Queen of the Night" of The Magic Flute. She then sang in South American countries, settled in Mexico. Later she sang in London, Paris and Italy. In 1967 she returned to Chile, retired from singing and devoted to teaching.