Behnke, Kate Sarah Mathilde (ka Kate Emil Behnke) (fem) 20.jun.1870-16.apr.1957 England Dorset, Weymouth Radipole - Buckinghamshire Wycombe, Lane End
singer, singing teacher, studied singing with her father, Sims Reeves, Ettore Fiori, de Marney, Allin and George Henschel, harmony and composition with Charles William Pearce and Ralph Dunstan, elocution with Hermann Vezin, stage dancing with John d'Auban, she was first chairman of the Musical Advisory Board of the Lyceum Club, member of the Sesame Club and Society of Authors London, 1871 residing at Handsworth Staffordshire, 1881 at Lambeth Surrey, 1891-1938 at London Kensington, 1957 at Moor House Lane End Fingest ; daughter of Emil and Kate Behnke ; she never married

Title Parts

[] Reverie in f and g. Song
words by R. Horniman
pub J. B. Cramer & Co., London 1900

[] Oh let me worship Thee
words P. J. Bailey
pub Charles Woolhouse, London 1902
pub Boston Music Co. (G. Schirmer jr), Boston

[] The technique of singing. 1945
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