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Kathleen Battle

AKA Kathleen Deanna Battle

Born: 13-Aug-1948
Birthplace: Portsmouth, OH

Gender: Female
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Occupation: Singer

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Operatic soprano

Father: Grady Battle (steelworker)
Mother: Ollie Lane

    High School: Portsmouth High School, Portsmouth, OH (1966)
    University: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (1971)

    Grammy 1986 for Kathleen Battle Sings Mozart (classical vocalist)
    Grammy 1987 for Salzburg Recital (classical vocalist)
    Grammy 1987 for Richard Strauss: Ariadne Auf Naxos (opera)
    Grammy 1992 for Kathleen Battle at Carnegie Hall (classical vocalist)
    Laurence Olivier Theatre Award 1985 for Ariadne auf Naxos (opera)

    Fantasia 2000 (17-Dec-1999) [VOICE]

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