Liza Lehmann

(1862—1918) composer and singer

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(b London, 1862; d Pinner, 1918).

Eng. composer and soprano. Successful career as concert singer (début London 1885) ended in 1894, then devoted herself to comp. Best‐known work is song‐cycle In a Persian Garden, setting for SATB of 30 quatrains from FitzGerald's Rubaiyát of Omar Khayyám (f.p. London 1896).

Subjects: Music.

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