Nellie Melba


b. 1861    d. 1931

Born Helen Porter Mitchell in Australia to Scottish parents she became one of the most famous sopranos of all time. She recorded several Scottish songs – do you have original copies to share through RareTunes? We would like to hear from you if you do.

Photograph by Henry Walter Barnett

Annie Laurie

From 78 rpm record Victrola 88551.