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violinist

Camilla Urso, French violinist.

Background

Urso, Camilla was born on June 13, 1842 in Nantes, France. Daughter of Salvator and Emilie (Girouard) Urso.

Education

Studied under Lambert-Joseph Massart in Paris (France) Conservatory.

Career

Gave her 1st recital, Nantes, 1849. Came to American, 1852, gave concerts in American, 1852-1855. Again went on concert tours in American, Europe, Australia, South Africa, 1862-1895.

Moved to New York City, 1895, taught violin, 1895-1902.

Connections

Married Frederic Luères, 1862.

father:
Salvator Urso

mother:
Emilie (Girouard) Urso

spouse:
Frederic Luères