Milde-Agthe, Rosa von [née Agthe, Rosa ]
- Elizabeth Forbes
[née Agthe, Rosa ]
(b Weimar, April 25, 1825; d Weimar, Jan 25, 1906). German soprano . She studied in Weimar, where she was engaged at the Hofoper from 1845 to 1867. Under the name of Rosa Agthe, in 1850 she sang Elsa in the first performance of Lohengrin, conducted by Liszt. The following year she married the baritone Hans von Milde. She created Margiana in Cornelius’s ...