Verrett, Shirley

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1931-05-31
Death 2010-11-05
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

Shirley Verrett is an African-American mezzo-soprano and soprano ; Marian Anderson was an African-American contralto.

From the description of Notes for speech at Historic Landmarks Preservation Center's Cultural Medallion Ceremony to honor Marian Anderson, 1996 May 14. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122687166

From the guide to the Notes for speech at Historic Landmarks Preservation Center's Cultural Medallion Ceremony to honor Marian Anderson, 1996 May 14, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.)

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Subjects:

  • Singers
  • African American women musicians
  • African American singers

Occupations:

  • Performer

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