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Kemble, Adelaide (1814 - 1879), soprano

W.H. Husk and George Biddlecombe

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 London, 1814; d Warsash, Hants., 4 Aug 1879). English soprano. She was the younger daughter of the actor Charles Kemble. In 1835 she sang in the Concerts of Ancient Music on 13 and 20 May, in a performance of Messiah given by the Royal Society of Musicians on 10 June, and at the York Festival in September. Subsequently she studied in Paris, Germany (1837) and Italy (1839), where

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