Martha Lipton


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(b NY, 1916; d Bloomington, 2006).

Amer. mezzo‐soprano. Opera début NY 1941 (Pauline in Queen of Spades). NY City Opera début 1944; NY Met 1944. Made nearly 300 appearances at Met 1941–61. Sang in Amer. première of Wolf's Der Corregidor, NY 1952 (concert). Guest singer in Vienna and Paris. Prof. of singing, Indiana Univ. Sch. of Mus. from 1960.

Subjects: Music.

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