Performed Debussy's "L' Damoiselle Elue" on American radio in 1940, with Arturo Toscanini conducting the NBC Symphony Orchestra.
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Lyric soprano, who first performed, aged 17, with the Prague National Opera. Studied in Milan, then joined the Vienna State Opera, 1933-1938. Star of the Metropolitan Opera in 193 performances, beginning with "La Boheme" in 1940.