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Albani, Dame Emma (1847 - 1930), soprano

Alexis Chitty and Gilles Potvin

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Chambly, nr Montreal, 1 Nov 1847; d London, 3 April 1930). Canadian soprano. Her father was a professor of the harp, piano and organ. She was educated at the Couvent du Sacré-Coeur at Montreal. She gave concerts in some Quebec towns before her family moved to Albany, New York, in 1864; there she became a soloist at St Joseph’s church and the Albany bishop and others advised Lajeunesse

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Subjects: Music

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