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Thalberg, Zaré (1858 - 1915), soprano

Elizabeth Forbes

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 Derbys., 16 April 1858; d London, 1915). English soprano. Contrary to popular belief, she was not the daughter of the pianist Sigismond Thalberg, but a pupil who adopted his name professionally. After studying in Paris and Milan, she made her début at Covent Garden on 10 April 1875 as Zerlina in Don Giovanni. During the five seasons that she appeared in London, she also sang Cherubino in

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