Marguerite Sylva (also known as Marguerita Sylva) (10 July 1875 – 21 February 1957) was a Belgian born mezzo-soprano who achieved fame not only on the opera stage but also in operetta and musical theatre. She was particularly known for her performances in the title role of Bizet's Carmen, which she sang over 300 times in the course of her career. Sylva was a pioneering recording artist for Edison Records and made many recordings for the company between 1910 and 1912.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • Marguerite Sylva (also known as Marguerita Sylva) (10 July 1875 – 21 February 1957) was a Belgian born mezzo-soprano who achieved fame not only on the opera stage but also in operetta and musical theatre. She was particularly known for her performances in the title role of Bizet's Carmen, which she sang over 300 times in the course of her career. Sylva was a pioneering recording artist for Edison Records and made many recordings for the company between 1910 and 1912. (en)
dbo:activeYearsEndYear
  • 1945-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:activeYearsStartYear
  • 1920-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:birthDate
  • 1875-07-10 (xsd:date)
dbo:birthName
  • Marguerite Alice Hélène Smith (en)
dbo:birthPlace
dbo:birthYear
  • 1875-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:deathDate
  • 1957-02-21 (xsd:date)
dbo:deathYear
  • 1957-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:occupation
dbo:soundRecording
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:wikiPageEditLink
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageExtracted
  • 2018-05-03 15:59:36Z (xsd:date)
  • 2019-03-27 21:29:29Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageHistoryLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 19653667 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 17042 (xsd:integer)
  • 17494 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageModified
  • 2018-04-21 11:05:03Z (xsd:date)
  • 2019-03-27 21:22:36Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageOutDegree
  • 121 (xsd:integer)
  • 123 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 837523597 (xsd:integer)
  • 889773934 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionLink
dbp:birthDate
  • 1875-07-10 (xsd:date)
dbp:birthName
  • Marguerite Alice Hélène Smith (en)
dbp:birthPlace
  • Brussels, Belgium (en)
dbp:caption
  • Marguerite Sylva as Carmen, her signature role. (en)
dbp:deathDate
  • 1957-02-21 (xsd:date)
dbp:deathPlace
  • Glendale, California, U.S. (en)
dbp:description
  • From Le Cid ; sung for Edison Records in 1910. (en)
dbp:filename
  • Massenet - Le Cid - Pleurez, pleurez, mes yeux.ogg (en)
dbp:name
  • Marguerite Sylva (en)
dbp:occupation
  • Mezzo-soprano (en)
dbp:pos
  • left (en)
dbp:spouse
  • Bernard L. Smith divorced (en)
  • William Mann divorced (en)
dbp:title
  • "Pleurez, pleurez, mes yeux". (en)
dbp:wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbp:yearsActive
  • 1920 (xsd:integer)
dct:subject
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • Marguerite Sylva (also known as Marguerita Sylva) (10 July 1875 – 21 February 1957) was a Belgian born mezzo-soprano who achieved fame not only on the opera stage but also in operetta and musical theatre. She was particularly known for her performances in the title role of Bizet's Carmen, which she sang over 300 times in the course of her career. Sylva was a pioneering recording artist for Edison Records and made many recordings for the company between 1910 and 1912. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Marguerite Sylva (en)
owl:sameAs
foaf:depiction
foaf:gender
  • female (en)
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Marguerite Sylva (en)
is dbo:wikiPageDisambiguates of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is foaf:primaryTopic of