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1. A. H. Whitney Co. A. H. Whitney Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for A. H. Whitney Co. showing a portrait of a woman identified as Emma Abbott. Front of card says: "C. B. Detrick, Mgr. A. H. Whitney Co., Pianos and Organs." Front lower left corner has...

2. Alexander Kipnis Alexander Kipnis circa 1945 Seated portrait of opera bass-baritone Alexander Kipnis. He sang with the Metropolitan Opera.

3. Bidu Sayao Bidu Sayao circa 1945 Full body pose on stair steps of Brazilian coloratura soprano Bidu Sayao.

4. Biography of Felice Lyne (1887-1935), Opera Singer Biography of Felice Lyne (1887-1935), Opera Singer 2008

5. Biography of Marion Talley (1906-1983), Opera Singer and Actress Biography of Marion Talley (1906-1983), Opera Singer and Actress 1999

6. Bruna Castagna Bruna Castagna circa 1940 Portrait of contralto opera singer Bruna Castagna.

7. Eleanor Steber Eleanor Steber circa 1945 Portrait of opera soprano Eleanor Steber.

8. Helen Traubel Helen Traubel circa 1940 Portrait of Metropolitan Opera soprano Helen Traubel.

9. Hometown Diva Shows Force, Flair Hometown Diva Shows Force, Flair February 14, 2011 Short article about Joyce DiDonato's performance February 13 and operatic "world-class" career "with performances in London, Paris, Milan and, of course, New York's Metropolitan Opera. DiDonato was born...

10. In Kansas City's Operatic Hall of Fame In Kansas City's Operatic Hall of Fame April/21/1929 Portrait and biographical article about Elizabeth Parkinson, a Kansas City opera singer also known as "Parkina" and "Bessie" performing in Europe and writing articles about Paris published in the Kansas...

11. KC Symphony, DiDonato Take a Turn on TV KC Symphony, DiDonato Take a Turn on TV July 15, 2012 Review of the documentary, "Homecoming: the Kansas City Symphony Presents Joyce DiDonato" produced by PBS and KCPT-TV, and shown as part of PBS Arts Summer Festival. Featuring interviews and views backstage,...

12. KC Voice Rings Around the World KC Voice Rings Around the World November 3, 2013 Biographical article that focuses upon the life of opera singer Vinson Cole. Cole's upbringing in the Swope Park area of Kansas City is summarized. Details related to his music education and later career...

13. Marion Talley Marion Talley File contains newspaper clippings about Marion Talley (1906-1983), opera singer and actress.

14. Ode to the Performing Arts Ode to the Performing Arts August 2007 This issue highlights specific people and groups in the arts community including the following. Sports (A League of Their Own) featuring the Roller Warriors, a women's roller derby; Opera (The Diva Next...

15. Opera Legend Pavarotti Dies Opera Legend Pavarotti Dies September 6, 2007 Famed Italian tenor Luciano Pavarotti died September 5, 2007, in Italy. According to the article: "After a decade of world wide operatic successes through the 1960s and early '70s, in February 1973 he...

16. Queen of the Opera Queen of the Opera February 24, 2013 Article contains biographical information regarding Joyce DiDonato's opera performance career. Details concerning her upbringing in Prairie Village and time spent at Wichita State University are provided....

17. Rosemarie Brancato Rosemarie Brancato circa 1930s Body length portrait of opera singer Rosemarie Brancato.

18. Rosemarie Brancato Rosemarie Brancato circa 1930s Autographed portrait of opera singer Rosemarie Brancato. Autograph reads: "To Mr. and Mrs. S. Branc[ato], Best Wishes from your niece, Rosemarie."

19. SC55 Felice Lyne Papers Finding Aid SC55 Felice Lyne Papers Finding Aid 1908-1941 (bulk 1911-1915) Felice Lyne was born in Slater, Missouri, but received her early education and musical training in Kansas City. She achieved her greatest success in a number of operatic roles primarily in Europe, and...