Sunday, March 27, 2011
Lidia Lipkovski(1884-1958), Moldovian soprano, studied in Gymnasium for girls Kamenets Podolsk, and then at the St. Petersburg Conservatory. She was a professor at the Conservatoire de Chisinau, Odessa(1941-42), Cluj and Timisoara(1948-1949), then in Paris(1950-53). She sang on the stages of opera in Paris, Warsaw, Chisinau, Vienna, Rome, New York, and London. She was noted for her impeccable technique, her voice and stage presence. Her repertoire includes more than 60 roles in operas.