Ameling, Elly

Ameling, Elly (Elisabeth Sara Ameling), 1933–, Dutch soprano. Although she has sung opera, she is noted for her sensitive interpretations of French and German art songs, particularly the lieder of Schubert. She made her U.S. debut in New York City in 1968. She retired from public performance in 1995.

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