Jenny Lind (1820-1887)
Last updated: 03.09.21
p_lindjen.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Johanna Maria "Jenny" Lind was a Swedish opera singer born in Klara in central Stockholm, Sweden.
She became famous after performing Der Freischütz, by Carl Maria von Weber, in Sweden and became one of the most highly regarded singers of the 19th century.
She toured and performed extensively in Europe, the United States and Cuba. She retired from opera after two acclaimed seasons in London at the age of 29. Lind was a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music from 1840 and from 1882 was a professor of singing at the Royal College of Music in London.
She died in Wynd's Point, Herefordshire.
Websites:
url15.gif Jenny Lind Biography by wikipedia.org.  

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Books:
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This list is arranged by title and contains 1 lyric performed by Jenny Lind. The lyrics/monologues and *.pdf files have been kindly compiled by monologues.co.uk/musichall
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url15.gif Home Sweet Home Henry R. Bishop (music)
John Howard Payne (words)
Jenny Lind (perf. by)
Emma Albani (perf. by)
Nellie Melba (perf. by)
Adelina Patti (perf. by)
Emily Soldene (perf. by)
Antoinette Sterling (perf. by)
Emma Thursby (perf. by)
Anna Marie Tree (perf. by)
 
This list is arranged by composer and contains 2 songs sung by Jenny Lind who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
sm15.gif By the Sad Sea Waves (1850) Julius Benedict Jenny Lind (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Home Sweet Home (1824) Henry R. Bishop John Howard Payne (words)
Jenny Lind (perf. by)
Emma Albani (perf. by)
Nellie Melba (perf. by)
Adelina Patti (perf. by)
Emily Soldene (perf. by)
Antoinette Sterling (perf. by)
Emma Thursby (perf. by)
Anna Marie Tree (perf. by)
Mrs Burke (perf. by)
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