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 (nĭl′sən), Birgit 1918-2005.
Swedish operatic soprano noted for her Wagnerian roles.

Nilsson

(Swedish ˈnilsɔn)
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(Biography) Birgit (ˈbirɡit). 1918–2006, Swedish operatic soprano
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Noun1.Nilsson - Swedish operatic soprano who played Wagnerian roles (born in 1918)
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On a January evening of the early seventies, Christine Nilsson was singing in Faust at the Academy of Music in New York.
It was Madame Nilsson's first appearance that winter, and what the daily press had already learned to describe as "an exceptionally brilliant audience" had gathered to hear her, transported through the slippery, snowy streets in private broughams, in the spacious family landau, or in the humbler but more convenient "Brown coupe" To come to the Opera in a Brown coupe was almost as honourable a way of arriving as in one's own carriage; and departure by the same means had the immense advantage of enabling one
As Madame Nilsson's "M'ama!" thrilled out above the silent house (the boxes always stopped talking during the Daisy Song) a warm pink mounted to the girl's cheek, mantled her brow to the roots of her fair braids, and suffused the young slope of her breast to the line where it met a modest tulle tucker fastened with a single gardenia.
In the centre of this enchanted garden Madame Nilsson, in white cashmere slashed with pale blue satin, a reticule dangling from a blue girdle, and large yellow braids carefully disposed on each side of her muslin chemisette, listened with downcast eyes to M.
"From Nilsson?" Betsy queried in horror, though she could not herself have distinguished Nilsson's voice from any chorus girl's.
Deborah Nilsson allegedly took the money from Willowbrook Hospice, in Portico Lane, Eccleston Park, Prescot.
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AAAI mourns the recent passing of AAAI past president and Fellow Nils Nilsson. Nilsson, the Kumagai Professor of Engineering, Emeritus, at Stanford University, died April 23 at his home in Medford, Oregon.
Owned by Kevan and Sherri Nilsson, PaMaw's Organic Farm grows just about every vegetable you can imagine--except lemon cucumbers.
(C) Winners Sweden's Ebba Andersson, Sweden's Frida Karlsson, Sweden's Charlotte Kalla and Sweden's Stina Nilsson celebrate next to second placed (L) Norway's Heidi Weng, Norway's Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg, Norway's Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen and Norway's Therese Johaug on the podium after the Ladies' cross country skiing relay 4x5km event at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships