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Daria Zakharova (Mezzo-Soprano) (Kirovograd 1887 - St. Petersburg 1963)
Following studies at the St Petersburg Conservatory, she sang from 1910 to 1918 as soloist of the Mariinsky Theatre. During the seasons that followed, she made guest performances in the major provincial Russian theatres and abroad. From 1938 to 1952, she taught in the conservatory of Gorky (now Nizhny- Novgorod) and in addition she gave recitals and undertook stage direction.
Chronology of some appearances
1910-1918 St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theatre
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