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Tietjens, Therese (1831 - 1877), 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 Hamburg, 17 July 1831; d London, 3 Oct 1877). German soprano. She studied in Hamburg and Vienna, making her début at Altona in 1849 as Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia, a role with which she was to be closely associated throughout her career. In 1850 she was engaged at Frankfurt, where she sang Louise in the first performance of Lortzing's Die Opernprobe (1851). After appearances at Brno and Vienna, she

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