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Elmo, Cloe (1910 - 1962), mezzo-soprano

Harold Rosenthal

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 Lecca, 9 April 1910; d Ankara, 24 May 1962). Italian mezzo-soprano. She studied in Rome, making her début as Santuzza at Cagliari in 1934. She then sang Orpheus in Rome, and from 1936 to 1945 she was leading mezzo-soprano at La Scala, where her roles included Mistress Quickly, Ulrica, Azucena and the Princess (Adriana Lecouvreur). In 1947 she was engaged at the Metropolitan, and while in

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