Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Albani, Emma

Dame Emma Albani (1847-1930), Canadian soprano, a leading soprano of the 19th century and early 20th century, and the first Canadian singer to become an international star. she studied in Montreal, Paris and Italy and performed operas across Europe and North America for audiences as prestigious as Queen Victoria, Kaiser Welhelm I and Tsar Alexander II.

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