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George Enescu (known in France as Georges Enesco; 19 August 1881, Liveni – 4 May 1955, Paris) was a Romanian composer, violinist, pianist, conductor and teacher.
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Sir Edward William Elgar (1857-1934) rose from humble beginnings in a country cottage just outside Worcester,now The Elgar Birthplace Museum.Self-taught in all musical instruments that were at his disposal in his father's music shop,also studying the sheet music that was available.His masterpieces including Salut d’amour,the Pomp & Circumstance Marches,the Enigma Variations,the Concertos for violin & 'cello,The Dream of Gerontius & the Symphonies.One of the best loved English composers to date.
Sir Edward William Elgar, 1st Baronet, OM, GCVO (2 June 1857 – 23 February 1934) was an English composer, many of whose works have entered the British and international classical concert repertoire. Among his best-known compositions are orchestral works including the Enigma Variations, the Pomp and Circumstance Marches, concertos for violin and cello, and two symphonies.
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Mary Garden (20 February 1874 - 3 January 1967), was a Scottish-American operatic soprano
Mary Garden (1874 - 1967), was a Scottish operatic soprano with a substantial career in France and America in the first third of the 20th century. Garden was an exceptional actress as well as a talented singer. She was particularly admired for her nuanced performances which employed interesting uses of vocal color.
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Emma Calve | Emma Calvé (August 15, 1858 – January 6, 1942). French soprano born in Decazeville; she studied the art of singing under Jules Puget. After ...
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Camilla Williams October 18,1919 Camilla Williams was born. She was an operatic soprano who performed both nationally and internationally. She was the 1st African American to receive a regular contract with a major U.S. opera company, The NYC Opera. She passed in 2012, aged 93.
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Soprano Eleanor Steber (1914-1990) grew up in a musical family. Her mother was a singer and taught her voice and piano, arranged for coaching, and encouraged her to study and to sing in community shows. She later studied at the New England Conservatory in Boston, intending to major in piano, but her voice teacher, William Whitney, persuaded her to focus on singing, instead. She received BA in Music in 1938. In 1940 she won 1st prize at the MET Opera Auditions of the Air, earning a Met contract.
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Giulietta Simionato (1910 - 2010)