Fremstad, Olive [Rundquist, Olivia]
- Desmond Shawe-Taylor
(b Stockholm, Sweden, March 14, 1871; d Irvington-on-Hudson, NY, April 21, 1951). American mezzo-soprano and soprano of Swedish birth. She was adopted by an American couple of Scandinavian origin who took her to Minnesota. She studied in New York, and later in Berlin with ...