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(Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin). Mez. Old nursemaid in the Larin family. Tatyana, consumed with love for Onegin, asks her nurse about her own youth and courtship and marriage, and then asks Filipyevna to bring pen and paper so that she can write a letter to Onegin. Created (1879) by Zinaida Konshina.

Subjects: Opera.

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