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WARMAN, Elsa (1887-1944)

Australian vocalist (soprano). Nee Agnes Elsie Victoria Warman. Daughter of William Warman and Emma Hartree. Born 1887, Melbourne, VIC, Australia. Died 4 February 1944, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

Popular singer and teacher who gained prominence after winning Melba singing scholarship in 1914.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 241.

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