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Lea Karina Achron
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Birth: 1914
Helsinki
Uusimaa, Finland
Death: 1999
New York, USA

Was a Mezzo-Soprano who performed in the United States from about 1930-1950. She was married to Isidor Achron and together they gave recitals in Town Hall.

As her husband, she was an accomplished pianist. She collaborated with him in composing. She was a singer who could perform vocal repertoire in nine different languages. In 1941 she made her New York debut at Town Hall with her husband accompanying her. She went on to have a successful career in radio and and television. She served as audio director for the popular television show "Your Hit Parade". Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco and Nicolas Slonimsky were two composers who dedicated songs to her.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Isidor Yulyevich Achron (1892 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Non-Cemetery Burial
 
Created by: Maxine Kravitz
Record added: Oct 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99438911
 

Rest in Peace
- Maxine Kravitz
 Added: Oct. 23, 2012
 
 
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