Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins : The Diva of Din: The Life of the World's Worst Opera Singer

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The life and times of Florence Foster Jenkins, the worst opera singer of all time. Madame Jenkins couldn't carry a tune in a bucket: despite that, in 1944 she played Carnegie Hall to a capacity audience and had celebrity fans by the score. Her infamous 1940s recordings are still highly-prized today. Florence Foster Jenkins' story is one of triumph in the face of adversity, of courage, conviction and of the belief that with dedication and commitment a true artist can achieve anything. With a major Hollywood movie about her life currently in production (starring Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant and Simon Helberg), the genius of Florence Foster Jenkins is about to be discovered by a whole new audience.
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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 3.05mm | 127.01g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1514362422
  • 9781514362426

About MR Darryl W Bullock

Writer, publisher and blogger Darryl W. Bullock is the author of two other books, The World's Worst Records Volume One (2013) and The World's Worst Records Volume Two (2015).
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