Marjorie Eyre

Marjorie Eyre

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Marjorie Eyre (1897 - 3 December 1987) was an English opera singer, best known for her performances in the soprano and mezzo-soprano roles of the Savoy Operas with the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company. She married another D'Oyly Carte performer, Leslie Rands, in 1926. Marjorie Eyre-Parker was born in Derby, England and studied at the Royal College of Music. She joined the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company as a chorister in 1924, also appearing in the small part of Giulia in The Gondoliers. In 1925, she took over her first major role, Yum-Yum in The Mikado, and two more small ones, Lady Ella in Patience and Celia (and also Phyllis, briefly) in Iolanthe.show more

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  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 12mm | 313g
  • Chrono Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135776851
  • 9786135776850