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Tietjens [Titiens], Therese Carolina Johanna (1831–1877), singer

R. H. Legge

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Tietjens [Titiens], Therese Carolina Johanna (1831–1877), singer, was born of Hungarian–German parents on 17 July 1831 at Hamburg, where she received a private musical education. Her voice was a soprano of singular sweetness and power; after a début in Auber's Le Maçon she made a mark (1849) as ...

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Subjects: Voice

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