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Emma Nevada

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Emma Nevada was an American operatic soprano particularly known for her performances in operas by Bellini and Donizetti and the French composers Ambroise Thomas, Charles Gounod, and Léo Delibes. Considered one of the finest coloratura sopranos of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, her most famous roles were Amina in La sonnambula, and the title roles in Lakmé, Mignon, Mireille, and Lucia di Lammermoor.

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Google previewUniversity Musical Encyclopedia: A history of music (1912)

by Louis Charles Elson

A score of names occur at once : Clara Louise Kellogg, Minnie Hauk, Annie Louise Cary, Marie Litta, Emma Thursby, Emma Abbott, Emma Albani, Adelaide Phillips, Caroline Richings, Antoinette Sterling, Emma Nevada, Pauline L'Alle- mande ...

Google previewDictionary of Pseudonyms (2010)

13,000 Assumed Names and Their Origins, 5th ed. by Adrian Room

Emma Nevada: Emma Wixom (1859–1940), U.S. opera singer. The singer was born ...

Google previewBiographical Dictionary of Musicians (1892)

by William Hayman Cummings

Wixom, Emma Nevada. S. Voc. B. Nevada, U.S.A. . . . . Woelñ, Joseph. Comp. Pnst. B. Salzburg. D. Lon. .. . . Wohlfart, Heinrich. Comp. Pnst. B. Kossnitz. D. Leipsic . . Wolff, Auguste Désiré Bernard. Pnst. B. D. Paris . . . . Wollenhaupt, Hermann ...

Google previewThe New international encyclopaedia (1906)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

American singers, especially women, are better knoVn abroad than our native composers; Albani, Clara Louise Kellogg, Annie Louise Gary, Minnie Hauk, Emma Thursby, Antoinette Sterling, Lillian Nor- dica, Emma Nevada, Emma Eames, ...

Google previewModern Music and Musicians: Encyclopedia: v. 1. A history of music; special articles; great composers; v. 2. Religious music of the world; vocal music and musicians; the opera; history and guide; v. 3. The theory of music; piano technique; special articles; modern instruments; anecdotes of musicians; dictionary. (musical terms and biography) (1912)

by Louis Charles Elson

A score of names occur at once: Clara Louise Kellogg, Minnie Hauk, Annie Louise Cary, Marie Litta, Emma Thursby, Emma Abbott, Emma Albani, Adelaide Phillips, Caroline Richings, Antoinette Sterling, Emma Nevada, Pauline L'Alle- mande, ...

Google previewGrove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians (1907)

by Sir George Grove, John Alexander Fuller-Maitland, Waldo Selden Pratt, Charles Newell Boyd

Kellogg, Pauline L'Allemand, Marie Litta, Isabella M'Cullough, Emma Nevada, Lillian Nordicar Fred. C. Packard, Jules Perkins, Sig. Perugini, Adelaide Phillips, Mathilde Phillips Susan Strong, Minnie Tracy, Emma Tbursby, Alwina Valleria, ...

Google previewThe Standard Musical Encyclopedia (1910)

A Comprehensive Reference Library for Musicians and Musiclovers by John Herbert Clifford

Annie Louise Cary, Marie Litta, Emma Thursby, Emma Abbott, Emma Albani, Adelaide Phillips, Caroline Richings, Antoinette Sterling, Emma Nevada, Pauline L'Alle- mande, Marie Van Zandt, Helene Hastreiter, Josephine Jones Yorke, Julia ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1889)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes

America has produced a number of singers of note, among them Clara Louise Kellogg, Adelaide Phillips, Emma Juch, Minnie Hauck, Emma Abbott, Marie Van Zandt, Emma Nevada (Emma Wixon), and others. For fuller accounts of the opera ...

Google previewStoddart's Encyclopaedia Americana (1889)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature, and Companion to the Encyclopaedia Britannica. (9th Ed.) and to All Other Encyclopaedias

America has produced a number of singers of note, among them Clara Louise Kellogg, Adelaide Phillips, Emma Juch, Minnie Hauck, Emma Abbott, Marie Van Zandt, Emma Nevada (Emma Wixon),and others. For fuller accounts of the opera in ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britanica (1889)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. Supplement

Emma Juch Minnie l-Iauck, mma Abbott, Marie Van Zandt, Emma Nevada (Emma Wixon),and others For fuller accounts of the opera in America see Fnderir Louis Ritter's Music in America (New York, 1883), Maurice Strakoseh's Souvenirs d'un ...

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