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ERNESTINE SCHUMANN-HEINK, Contralto * 15 June 1861, Libeň, Prague, Czech Republic + 17 November 1936, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States;

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Ernestine Schumann-Heink in 1918.jpg

Ernestine Schumann-Heink (15 June 1861 – 17 November 1936) was a German Bohemian, later American, operatic contralto. She was noted for the size, beauty, tonal richness, flexibility and wide range of her voice.

 

Ernestine Schumann-Heink (1916)

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