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Emma Eames

(1865—1952)


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(b Shanghai, 1865; d NY, 1952).

Amer. soprano. Paris Opéra 1889–91, making début as Juliette in Roméo et Juliette. Débuts: CG 1891; Amer. (Chicago) 1891; NY Met 1891. Member of Met co. until 1909, incl. Mrs. Ford in Amer. première of Falstaff, 1895. Last stage appearances Boston 1911, thereafter recitals. Autobiography Some Memories and Reflections (NY 1927, 1977).

Subjects: Opera.


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