Jenny “The Swedish Nightingale” Lind

Jenny “The Swedish Nightingale” Lind

Birth
Stockholm, Stockholms kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden
Death 2 Nov 1887 (aged 67)
Great Malvern, Malvern Hills District, Worcestershire, England
Burial Great Malvern, Malvern Hills District, Worcestershire, England
Memorial ID 7050588 · View Source
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Opera Singer. Born Johanna Lind in Sweden, she studied until 1838 in Stockholm, and then till 1841 in Paris, France with singer and composer Manuel del Pópulo Vicente García. She made her debut in 1838 in "Agathe" in Stockholm. From 1844 she played in Berlin, Hamburg, Köln, Koblenz, Leipzig and Vienna, from 1847 in London and Stockholm. In 1849 she changed completely her style to concert singing over. Between 1852 and 1855 she was in Dresden and in 1856 she moved to London.

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  • Originally Created by: Rudi Polt
  • Added: 2 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7050588
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jenny “The Swedish Nightingale” Lind (6 Oct 1820–2 Nov 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7050588, citing Great Malvern Cemetery, Great Malvern, Malvern Hills District, Worcestershire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .