This book seeks to establish the originally intended tempos for the soprano arias in those operas. Dust jacket is price clipped and shows some minor soiling and minor edge chipping. This 159 pagebook is an absolute delight, especially for collectors of photos of. Maria jeritza 6 october 1887 10 july 1982 was a czech soprano singer, long associated with the vienna state opera 19121935 and the metropolitan opera 19211932 and 1951. Maria jeritza, 1887 1982 maria jeritza 1887 1982 new jersey maria jeritza was born on month day 1887, at birth place. Sothebys, new york, auction catalogue for the sale held on 22nd june, 1999. Check out maria jeritza recordings 19141927 by maria jeritza on amazon music.
Due to limited staffing you may experience slightly longer than normal shipping times. After her debut as elsa in lohengrin at olmutz now olomouc in 1910, she was a member 191235 of the vienna state opera. The flamboyant soprano maria jeritza, born in moravia, made her early career primarily in vienna, where her exceptional beauty, silvery spintoweight voice and flair for dramatic not to say sensational stage action made her a star of the first magnitude. The austrianborn soprano starred in new york metropolitan operas and operattas from 1921 to 1932, including their first production of turandot.
Her beauty, vocal abilities and stage presence attracted attention and she was signed by the vienna volksoper. Authentic rare autograph photo personally signed and inscribed maria jeritza, opera singer. The estate of maria jeritza contained the following memorabilia. Sunlight and song autobiography of maria jeritza maria jeritza, frederick h. Jeritza sang 1922 at the metropolitan opera, new york city, where her tosca was renowned. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the. Maria jeritza recordings 19141927, an album by maria jeritza on spotify. Autograph note signed lehar fr to maria jeritza franz lehar. Jeritza, born in brno in 1887 is a singer who perhaps. Jeritza, maria article about jeritza, maria by the free. B20a maria jeritza primadonna des verismo online reading.
Years ago, when i began studying puccinis turandot, i came across the name maria jeritza in mosco carners biography puccini. Maria jeritza authentic rare autograph signature signed. Store home animals audio cassette tapes books cd, dvd, bluray dragons jewelries lps. The more scarce the book is, the more an autograph adds to its value. This is a famous autograph album that is published from famous publisher. Jeritza, born in brno in 1887 is a singer who perhaps deserves more attention than she has yet received. A critical biography, along with several other names that ended up fuelling my operatic interests and studies for the next several years. The last description refers to maria jeritza who together with her husband at the.
Authors signatures can undoubtedly increase the value of a rare book or first edition. He was a member of the ensemble of the vienna state opera for more than fifty years, alfred jerger, helene wildbrunn, elise elizza, maria jeritza. Dust jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Maria jeritza october 6, 1887 july 10, 1982, born marie jedlickova, was a celebrated moravian soprano singer, long associated with the vienna state opera 19121935 and the metropolitan opera 19211932 and 1951.
Moravian soprano 18871982, a star of the vienna state opera and the metropolitan opera in new york. Jeritza also wrote the name of the opera, staatsoper vienna and a short sentiment. Tosca is an opera in three acts by giacomo puccini to an italian libretto by luigi illica and giuseppe giacosa. This photograph was previously owned by a prominent opera connoisseur in new orleans. Thin, large with best wishes maria jeritza in light black fountain pen on a pristine pink 6 x 3 34 autograph album leaf, n. President calvin coolidge autograph with cosigners. Although it could be bolder, still a large and easily readable example. Maria jeritza recordings 19141927 by maria jeritza on spotify. The wardrobe mistress was sure there would be no need for the old costume and was about to pack it in a trunk for lotte to take.
Autograph letter signed, to edward bromfield sending his. Great maria, of all of cecelia hollands novels ive read this far, is certainly the most romantic of her books. Maria arbatova books list of books by author maria arbatova. Marias bookshop 960 main avenue durango, co 81 970 2471438 email open every day from 9 am 9 pm. Maria jeritza small black and white publicity photograph of maria. Autograph letter signed lehar fr to maria jeritza franz. In blue ink on the verso of a postcard with unidentified photo on recto. Maria jeritza historical records and family trees myheritage. The future looks bright at first, but events happen to forever alter. Her rapid rise to fame, beauty and personality earned her the nickname the moravian thunderbolt. Autograph letter signed lehar fr to maria jeritza franz lehar.
On western union telegram form to maria jeritza, 755 park ave. Maria jeritza unsigned telegram to maria jeritza of congratulations. Maria is a skilled midwife, and her services are much in demand and bring in a hefty profit profit that an ambitious maria plans to use to increase their wealth and lifestyle davids just a soldier after all. Love and the relationship between a man and a woman plays a central role, and its the first of her books to feature a female protagonist. Signed photo, shown in stage as salome in the opera of the same name by richard strauss. Maria jeritza was born on october 6, 1887 in brunn, moravia, austriahungary as maria jedlickova. Austrianamerican opera singer who appeared at the metropolitan opera from 1921 to 1932 and at the vienna state opera from 1912 to 1935. Always mindful of the importance of publicity, she made the newspapers often, once with a tip about how she kept her elbows so beautifulshe soaked them in grapefruit juice every day. B20a maria jeritza primadonna des verismo online reading at. Maria jeritza autographs great maria jeritza autographs. In black ink on personal letterhead with franz lehar wien, vi. Jeritza, maria various autographs moravian soprano 18871982, famous star of the vienna state opera and the metropolitan opera in new york. By examining puccinis autographs, the first edition vocal scores, and many early recordingsespecially those by the sopranos or conductors who worked with the composer or performed the arias during puccinis lifetimethe author demonstrates that one can discover tempos for the arias that conform. Maria jeritza authentic rare autograph signature signed photo.
As all accounts and photographs testify, she was stunningly beautiful to behold, and her acting we are sometimes told was not all stunts like her roll down the churchsteps in cavalleria rusticana, and her prone vissi darte in which geraldine farrar saw only the questionable flaunting of a wellcushioned and obvious. Jeritza might be a mans dream mistress and lehmann his fantasy wife. Maria jeritza, the internationally renowned soprano who has been called the golden girl of operas golden age, died yesterday at st. Sheehan 18831945 was a very influential executive at fox film. Jul 11, 1982 maria jeritza, the internationally renowned soprano who has been called the golden girl of operas golden age, died yesterday at st. Stunning signed sepia photograph by elzin of new york of the. Maria jeritza was a celebrated czech operatic soprano. She created the title role in the opera ariadne by richard strauss. All signed items come with our certificate of authenticity. Join facebook to connect with jeritza maria and others you may know.1660 57 1540 528 471 979 942 1619 1308 1401 874 547 302 905 1055 669 102 617 607 1062 971 800 560 1293 272 1162 135 323 466 24 206 1014 540 875 1037 513 321 516 776 1212 725 1075