Anna Russell

Anna Russell

British singer and comedian
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Anna Russell (born Anna Claudia Russell-Brown; 27 December 1911 – 18 October 2006) was an English–Canadian singer and comedian. She gave many concerts in which she sang and played comic musical sketches on the piano. Among her best-known works are her concert performances and famous recordings of The Ring of the Nibelungs (An Analysis) – a humorous 22-minute synopsis of Richard Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen – and (on the same album) her parody How to Write Your Own Gilbert and Sullivan Opera.

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Full name at birth
Anna Claudia Russell-Brown
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The Ring of the Nibelungs
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Date of birth
27 December 1911
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Place of birth
Maida Vale London
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Date of death
18 October 2006
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94 (age at death)
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Rosedale, Australia
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Natural Causes
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Vocalist comedian
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St Felix School, Southwold, Suffolk
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  • Harrogate College, Brussels
  • Royal Academy of Music
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