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 Nobuko Hara (1893-1979) was one of the Japanese soprano singers who performed internationally following Tamaki Miura. After being active at the Imperial Theater Opera Company, The Royal Theatre, The Asakusa Opera, and other Japanese opera houses, she became the first Japanese opera singer to perform at Italy's Teatro alla Scala in Milano, beginning in 1928.

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2016-5-11

The University of Hawaii at Manoa Library has joined the Rekion partner libraries since May 10th, 2016.

2016-3-18

Introductory Guide to Japanese Historical Recordings: “Traces of Japanese Opera – From Tamaki Miura to Yūzuru” is now available in English.

2016-1-4

The National Library of France (Bibliothèque nationale de France) has joined the Rekion partner libraries since January 1st, 2016.

2015-10-14

Approximately 300 sound recordings (→List[XLSX]) are newly available online.
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