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Photograph of Emma Albani for her debut in April 1870
Emma Albani’s operatic debut took place in Messina, Sicily in 1870. She sang the role of Amina in La Sonnambula
Source: Emma Albani : Victorian diva
by Cheryl MacDonald -- Toronto : Dundurn Press, 1984. -- 205 p. (Dundurn lives ; 1). -- ISBN 0919670741 (pbk.). -- P. 45
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