Melba, Nellie


Melba, Nellie
Нелли Мельба (псевдоним известной австралийской певицы сопрано миссис Нелли Митчелл Армстронг {Mrs. Nellie Mitchell Armstrong, 1861–1931}, образованный от сокращённого названия Мельбурна)

Australia and New Zealand. English-Russian dictionary of regional studies. 2014.

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  • MELBA, NELLIE —    a celebrated operatic singer, born in Australia; made her first appearance when she was only six; has often appeared in opera in London; her private name is Mrs. Armstrong, and she resides in Paris; b. 1865 …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Melba — Melba, Nellie, Bühnenname der Opernsängerin (Sopran) Helene Porter Mitchell, geb. 19. Mai 1865 in Melbourne, Schülerin von Frau Marchesi in Paris, trat zuerst 1887 im Théâtre de la Monnaie in Brüssel, dann in London auf und verbreitete durch… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Nellie Melba — Portrait of Melba by Henry Walter Barnett Dame Nellie Melba GBE (19 May 1861 – 23 February 1931), born Helen Nellie Porter Mitchell, was an Australian operatic soprano. She became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian Era and… …   Wikipedia

  • Nellie Melba — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Melba. Nellie Melba en 1896 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Melba — /ˈmɛlbə/ (say melbuh) noun 1. Dame Nellie (Helen Porter Armstrong, born Mitchell), 1861–1931, Australian soprano. –phrase 2. do a Melba, to make many farewell appearances. {Phrase Origin: from the number of farewell concerts presented by Dame… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Melba (film) — Melba theatrical poster Directed by Lewis Milestone Produced by Sam Spi …   Wikipedia

  • Nellie Melba — Büste im Royal Opera House, Covent Gar …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • melba — [ mɛlba ] adj. inv. • v. 1900; du n. de la cantatrice Nellie Melba ♦ Pêches, fraises Melba, dressées dans une coupe sur une glace à la vanille et nappées de crème chantilly. ● Melba adjectif invariable (de N. Melba, nom propre) Se dit d un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Melba, Australian Capital Territory — Melba Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Population: 3,267 (2006 census) …   Wikipedia

  • Melba — may refer to: Dame Nellie Melba, Australian soprano opera singer Melba (film), a 1953 film directed by Lewis Milestone Melba Montgomery, a country music singer Melba Moore, an American R B singer and actress It can also refer to a number of… …   Wikipedia

  • Melba Highway — Formerly …   Wikipedia