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Women musicians

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Riccarda McQuie for Colorado Reflections

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Identifier: couda-mcquie
Overview Riccarda McQuie, a professional violinist, was born in Chicago and moved to Colorado in 1918 to a homestead in the Colorado mountains with her mother. Reflects on her career playing the violin and teaching music students. McQuie discusses playing the violin on KOA radio station as an East High School student, traveling with the Orpheum Circuit, and her association with the Denver Symphony Orchestra (now known as the Colorado Symphony Orchestra).

Rosa Ponselle

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Identifier: B367.03.0002.0018.00012
Overview Rosa Ponselle (1-22-1897 to 5-25-1981) Operatic soprano who sang mainly at the NY Met; one of the greatest sopranos of the past 100 years.

Rosa Ponselle

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Identifier: B367.03.0002.0018.00013
Overview Rosa Ponselle (1-22-1897 to 5-25-1981) Operatic soprano who sang mainly at the NY Met; one of the greatest sopranos of the past 100 years.

Rosa Ponselle in "La Vestale", 1926 March

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Identifier: B367.03.0002.0018.00011
Overview Rosa Ponselle (1-22-1897 to 5-25-1981) Operatic soprano who sang mainly at the NY Met; one of the greatest sopranos of the past 100 years.

Ruth Slenczynski, 1936 February 3

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Identifier: B367.03.0002.0020.00020
Overview Ruth Slenczynski (1-15-1925 to 11-15-1984) American pianist, child prodigy.

Yma Sumac, 1952 July 21

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Identifier: B367.03.0002.0020.00032
Overview Yma Sumac (9-13-1922 to 11-1-2006) Soprano of exotica music with extreme vocal range to five octaves.