Eva Turner, the English soprano, was born in Oldham on 10 March 1892 and lived until 16 June 1990. An operatic career was established and took her worldwide in many roles, including that of Brunnhilde. In later life she taught and coached in both America and England.
A selection of M&V articles about Eva Turner
Am I too loud? - Robert Hugill muses on Wagnerian sopranos and changing performance tradition