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From Johnson's kids to Lemonade Opera : the American classical singer comes of age / Victoria Etnier Villamil.

Author/creator Villamil, Victoria Etnier
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBoston : Northeastern University Press, ©2004.
Descriptionxix, 332 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Prologue: an epiphany -- 1935 -- Microphone metamorphosis -- Edward Johnson and the Gatti legacy -- Johnson opens the floodgates -- Not much else -- "Aida without makeup" -- Clouds and kids -- Star spangled banner time -- Meccas and milestones -- 1945 -- Mushrooms and lemonade -- "Thanks to Hitler" -- Transatlantic turnabout -- Purple pins and pioneers -- Broadway opera and the Halasz gang -- Final kids and farewell -- 1950 -- Fifties fallout.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 310-314) and index.
LCCN 2004006204
ISBN1555536352 (cl : alk. paper)

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