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Braham, John (USA)locked

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(b London, England, March 20, 1774; d London, England, Feb 17, 1856). English tenor and composer. He made his debut as a boy soprano at Covent Garden in 1787. He sang in Europe after his voice broke, returning to England at the turn of the century, where he established a reputation as one of the country’s leading tenors. He traveled to the United States in the autumn of ...

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Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 1885-1901, suppls., 1901-96)
The New Grove Dictionary of Opera