lotte lehmann


[ley-muhn; German ley-mahn]
Lilli [lil-ee] , 1848–1929, German operatic soprano.
Lotte [law-tuh] , 1888–1976, German operatic soprano in the U.S. Unabridged
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Lehmann (ˈleɪmən)
1.  Lilli (ˈlɪlɪ). 1848--1929, German soprano
2.  Lotte (ˈlɒtə). 1888--1976, US soprano, born in Germany
3.  Rosamond (Nina). 1903--90, British novelist. Her books include Dusty Answer (1927), Invitation to the Waltz (1932), and The Echoing Grove (1953)

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lotte lehmann

German lyric-dramatic soprano, particularly renowned for her performances of the songs of Robert Schumann and in the roles of Leonore in Ludwig van Beethoven's opera Fidelio and of the Marschallin in Richard Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier (The Knight of the Rose)

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