Leona Mitchell

Soprano. Born 13 October 1949
Leona Mitchell
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Leona Mitchell

Leona Mitchell Biography (Wikipedia)

Leona Mitchell (born October 13, 1949, Enid, Oklahoma) is an American operatic soprano and an Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame inductee. She is also a Grammy Award-winning soprano who sang for 18 seasons as a leading spinto soprano at the Metropolitan Opera in New York.

In her home state of Oklahoma, Miss Mitchell has been awarded many honors. These include the Oklahoma Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma Women's Hall of Fame and the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame. Her home town of Enid has a street named after her called Leona Mitchell Boulevard, as well as a Museum named in her honor called "The Leona Mitchell Southern Heights Heritage Center and Museum".

Governor Brad Henry of Oklahoma made her Oklahoma's State Cultural Ambassador. In late 2014, Miss Mitchell was inducted into the Oklahoma African-American Hall of Fame.

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Giacomo Puccini
O mio babbino caro from Gianni Schicchi
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O mio babbino caro from Gianni Schicchi
Kurt Adler, Giacomo Puccini, Leona Mitchell & National Philharmonic Orchestra
Gianni Schicchi - opera in 1 act [no.3 of "Il trittico"]
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Gianni Schicchi - opera in 1 act [no.3 of "Il trittico"]

Gianni Schicchi - opera in 1 act [no.3 of "Il trittico"]

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Kurt Adler, Giacomo Puccini, Leona Mitchell & National Philharmonic Orchestra
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