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P.T. Barnum presents Jenny Lind

W. Porter Ware

P.T. Barnum presents Jenny Lind

the American tour of the Swedish Nightingale

by W. Porter Ware

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Sweden
    • Subjects:
    • Lind, Jenny, 1820-1887.,
    • Barnum, P. T. 1810-1891.,
    • Music -- United States -- History and criticism.,
    • Singers -- Sweden -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementW. Porter Ware and Thaddeus C. Lockard, Jr.
      ContributionsLockard, Thaddeus Constantine, 1913- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML420.L7 W3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 204 p., [10] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4096894M
      ISBN 100807106879
      LC Control Number80011150

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Barnum in The Greatest Showman, but the real talent of Barnum's lifetime was the Swedish opera singer, Jenny Lind. Barnum brought her to Author: Angelica Florio. Barnum finally announced that Jenny Lind would sing at Castle Garden.

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Barnum/5(49). The Swedish soprano Jenny Lind, often known as the "Swedish Nightingale", was one of the most highly regarded singers of the 19th the height of her fame she was persuaded by the showman P. Barnum to undertake a long tour of the United States.

The tour began in September and continued to May Barnum's advance publicity made Lind a celebrity even before she arrived in the. Get this from a library.

P.T. Barnum presents Jenny Lind: the American tour of the Swedish Nightingale. [W Porter Ware; Thaddeus C Lockard, Jr.]. In The Greatest Showman, Barnum (played by Hugh Jackman) enlists a number of people as he begins his career in the circus business, including Swedish opera singer Jenny Lind (Rebecca Ferguson Author: Mathew Jedeikin.

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P.T. Barnum, in full Phineas Taylor Barnum, (born July 5,Bethel, Connecticut, U.S.—died April 7,Bridgeport, Connecticut), American showman who employed sensational forms of presentation and publicity to popularize such amusements as the public museum, the musical concert, and the.

After Heth, Barnum found several other acts to tour—notably the coup of getting the world-famous Jenny Lind, “the Swedish Nightingale,” to travel across the Atlantic to make her critically Author: Jackie Mansky.

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By W. Porter Ware and Thad-deus C. Lockard, Jr. Baton Rouge: Loui-siana State University Press, ISBN Pp. xiv, $ Was Jenny Lind the greatest singer in his-tory. This fascinating question can never be answered. Even had the fabled. "P.T. Barnum Presents Jenny Lind (Septem )" [] /tt/ episode of the "You Are There" TV series; played by Ray Collins "More Than Kin () /tt/ episode of "The Restless Gun" TV series Played by Robert Carson "The Greatest Coward On Earth" [] /tt/ episode of the "Branded" TV series.

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In vivid words and spellbinding pictures (more than photographs, engravings, and color lithographs from the renowned 5/5(1). P.T. Barnum invented the big top circus entertainment extravaganzas and launched the first superstar tour, with singer Jenny Lind, the ‘Swedish nightingale’.

Soprano Jenny Lind (–87), known as the “Swedish Nightingale,” toured the United States in under the auspices of “America’s Greatest Showman” and self-proclaimed “Prince of Humbug,” P. Barnum (–91).

The tour was a phenomenal success for both of them and made Lind perhaps the most famous person on earth that : Sylvia Parker. P.T. Barnum () was the biggest entrepreneur of his day, more popular than Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Elon Musk, combined.

For starters, he vastly expanded the concept of Author: Joan Oleck. Struggles and triumphs, or, Forty years’ recollections of P. Barnum. Written by himself. Author’s edition.

(Biography complete to April, ). P. T. Barnum was born on July 5,to parents Philo F. Barnum, a farmer and storekeeper, and Irena (Taylor) Barnum. When Philo died, his son was just 15 years old and was forced to find the means to support his mother and five brothers and sisters.This is the story of the engrossing effect of Jenny Lind on America, during her memorable tour.

pages. Book is in very good condition with light wear; jacket is .“Robert Wilson’s Barnum, the first full-dress biography in twenty years, eschews clichés for a more nuanced story It is a life for our times, and the biography Barnum deserves.”—The Wall Street Journal P.T. Barnum is the greatest showman the world has ever seen.

As a creator of the Barnum & Baily Circus and a champion of wonder, joy, trickery, and “humbug,” he was the founding Released on: Aug