Boza Oumiroff, famous baritone, dies Dec. 12
Publication:
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Dec 1929, p. 30


Description
Full Text

Boza Oumiroff, of Chicago, internationally known baritone concert singer and teacher, who was to have appeared with his wife, Mme. Ella Spravka, concert pianist, on the Hour of Music program at the Shawnee Country club last Sunday, died Thursday, December 12, at St. Luke's hospital. Mr. Oumiroff was well known in Chicago musical circles. He was president of the Bohemian Arts club, and a member of the Art institute and the Society of American Musicians. His concert work was done in most of the capitals and music centers of Europe. Both Boza Oumiroff and Mme. Ella Spravka had appeared on North Shore Chamber Music association programs. Funeral services were conducted on Monday as a memorial by the Bohemian Arts club, of which Mr. Oumiroff was president. Burial was at the Bohemian National cemetery.


Media Type:
Newspaper
Text
Item Types:
Articles
Clippings
Date of Publication:
20 Dec 1929
Personal Name(s):
Oumiroff, Boza ; Spravka, Ella
Local identifier:
Wilmette.News.269293
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Wilmette Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

1242 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, IL
60091-2558
U.S.A. Phone: 847-256-6930

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Boza Oumiroff, famous baritone, dies Dec. 12