- Ernestine,1861–1936, U.S. contralto, born in Bohemia.
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Schumann-Heink, as Magdalene in Meistersinger, was simply grotesque.Old Fogy
Remember that Schumann-Heink did not study with a world-famed teacher.Great Singers on the Art of Singing
James Francis Cooke
In justice to the fine contralto, Schumann-Heink, I will relate my first impressions of her in song.Sixty Years of California Song
She lacks the fire of the vonderful Gadski–she has not the g-great heart of Schumann-Heink.
Denver returned to his cave in a defiant mood and put on a record by Schumann-Heink.