Anna Russell

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In spite of, or perhaps because of, her upbringing as a British lady of society, Anna Claudia Russell-Brown became regarded as "the world's funniest woman" for her witty satire of classical music. Russell…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Ring of Nibelungs, comic analysis Vocal Music
The Prince of Philadelphia, operetta Opera
La Canto Dolciamente, Pipo Vocal Music
Poetry in the Cellar Miscellaneous (Classical)
Anna Russell Takes On...Verdi's Nabucco (Spoken Discussion) 1973 Keyboard
Wind Instruments I Have Known: How To Enjoy Your Bagpipe Miscellaneous (Classical)
Spoken introduction to the live 1973 discussion of Verdi's Nabucco and Mozart's Die Zauberflöte 1973 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Backwards with the Folk Song Vocal Music
Je n'ai pas la plume de ma tante Miscellaneous (Classical)
About Opera and the Deficiencies of Most Plot Synopses (Spoken Discussion) 1973 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Introduction To A Concert (By A Women's Club President) Vocal Music
Schreechenrauf for voice & piano Vocal Music
Instruments of the Orchestra: The French Horn Orchestral
I Love the Spring for voice & piano Vocal Music
How To Write Your Own Gilbert and Sullivan opera Opera
Hamletto, or Prosciuttino (Sung in simultaneous Italian and English) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Anna Russell Takes On...Mozart's Die Zauberflöte (Spoken Discussion) 1973 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Da, Nyet, Da, Nyet Vocal Music
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