Bishop, Ann Rivière (1810–1884)

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Bishop, Ann Rivière (1810–1884)

English singer. Name variations: Madame Anna Bishop, Ann Reviere Bishop. Born in London, England, in 1810; died in New York, on March 18, 1884; married Sir Henry Rowley Bishop (an English musician, composer), in 1831 (died, April 30, 1855); married a Mr. Schultz, in 1858.

An English singer in oratorio and opera known as Madame Anna Bishop, she made her debut on the concert stage in 1837, and retired in 1883. Her voice was a high soprano.