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Norah Roy Suggest updates

Mezzo-soprano.

In two early appearances (Maritana 1896 and Cavalleria 1898) the form Nora is used. We consider it unlikely that there could have been two such performers of similar voice type, though it may be possible.

Roles in Scotland

Lazarillo a poor apprentice
Maritana 1896
Mercédès a gypsy, Carmen’s friend
Carmen 1897
Mamma Lucia the innkeeper, Turiddu’s mother
Cavalleria Rusticana 1898
Marthe a neighbour
Faust 1899
Faust 1920
Trainbearer
Elektra 1912
Serena a friend of the Camorrists
Jewels of the Madonna 1920
Forewoman
Louise 1922
Street Sweeper
Louise 1922
Mary Ann a servant girl
Boatswain's Mate 1923

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