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(Delius: Fennimore and Gerda). Sop. Leading female character in Delius's opera, f.p. Frankfurt 1919 cond. Gustav Brecher. Married to Erik (created by Eric Wirl), she falls in love with Niels (created by Robert von Scheidt), but when Erik is killed she sends Niels away. He marries the teenage Gerda. Created (1919) by Emma Holt.

Subjects: Opera.

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