Person

Person Name Lind, Jenny
Alternate Names The Swedish Nightingale (Stage name)
Gender Female
Country(ies) of Residence Sweden
Birth Date October 6, 1820
Death Date November 2, 1887
Dates Active 1830 - 1883
Genre Specialization(s) Opera, European
Reference(s) Grove’s Dictionary of Music and Musicians
Notes Wildly popular opera singer Jenny Lind appeared mostly in recitals and oratorio, only rarely in full operas. She performed extensively in Germany and England, and her U.S. tour of 1850-1852 was managed by P. T. Barnum. SFPALM

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