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Ţurcanu-Bercescu, Lucialocked

  • David Cummings
  •  and Irina Boga


(b Bucharest, Romania, March 27, 1911; d Bucharest, June 26, 1995). Romanian soprano. She studied at the Bucharest Conservatory with Elena Saghin and Demetru Baziliu. Her début on the stage of the National Opera as Margareta in Faust qualifies her as ‘a revelation, a new and precious talent’. After this performance, she was immediately appointed by George Georgescu as soloist of the Opera. From ...

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