Wesener, Marie

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(Zimmermann: Die Soldaten). Sop. Daughter of the merchant Wesener, sister of Charlotte. She falls in love with Stolzius, but has many affairs with various soldiers, including Baron Desportes and Capt. Mary. After being raped, she turns to prostitution. Created (1965) by Edith Gabry.

Subjects: Opera.

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