The History of the musical duo “Stella and Marcela”:
The duo started in Argentina at a very young age in a TV show “Juguetín Juguetón” on Channel 7 in Buenos Aires. In 1976 her family moved to Portugal where the duo “Stella e Marcela” also known as “Stella Mar” flourished with four single records dedicated to the teen audience: “O Cão e o Gato” written by António Sala, “Flor Misteriosa” a musical creation by the sisters. The first two records were produced and edited by Edições Rossil Lda. In 1978, directed by Fernando Correia Martnis. The last two records were: side A “Na Discoteca“, side B “As Noticias” written by the sisters and side A “A Menina Sex-Appeal” written by Luís Duarte and João Taveira, side B “Teledisco” by Licinio França and Manuel Rodrigues. The last two were productions of Helena Cardinali, Discossete – Estúdios de Gravação e Edição Musical, Lda. in 1983, directed by Luís Duarte. Stella & Marcela participated on TV and Radio shows and live performances including “O Fungagá da Bicharada” presented by Júlio Isidro, “1ª Gala Internacional dos Pequenos Cantores” in Figueira da Foz and many performances with “Amigos da Rádio Renascença“. When the family immigrated to Canada in 1985 the sisters hosted a radio show at CKMW 790 AM “Era Uma Vez” (Once Upon a Time) and performed for Portuguese TV Shows at CFMT-Channel 47 (Omni TV) and Festival Português. In 2003 they were featured on the TV show “Arresting Design” and in 2007 Stella was featured in “Contacto” an Omni-TV production by Lidia Ferreira.