Claire Watson
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"Hört, ihr Riesen!"
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Don Giovanni K527, Atto Secondo, Scena quarta, Recitativo & Aria: Crudele? Ah no, mio bene!
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Mass in B minor BWV 232 (1990 Remastered Version), Sanctus: Benedictus
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"Embroidery In Childhood"
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"Peter, We've Come To Take You Home"

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Claire Watson

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Born Claire McLamore in New York City, this lyric/dramatic soprano achieved her greatest successes in Europe, particularly in Munich where she was a revered presence even after retirement. In building a career, she had to battle opposition from her first husband, a doctor of biophysics, who was uncomfortable with her pursuit of engagements away from her home in Rochester, NY. A contract in Frankfurt, where she worked with Georg Solti, led to numerous other Continental bookings, ... Read more

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