Camilla Urso

Camilla Urso

Birth
Nantes, Departement de la Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, France
Death 20 Jan 1902 (aged 61)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 197A, Lot 31124
Memorial ID 157912227 · View Source
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Violinist. Born in France and a child prodigy, Camilla Urso became one of the most popular and respected violinists in the United States, at a time when it wasn't considered a respectable instrument for women. She played with both the Boston Philharmonic Society and the New York Philharmonic in the 1860s, and toured extensively around the world.

Bio by: A.C. Meier


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: A.C. Meier
  • Added: 7 Feb 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 157912227
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Camilla Urso (13 Jun 1840–20 Jan 1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 157912227, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .