1858 – 1931
Mostly in: Liège, Berlin, Paris, Brussels
Best Known For:S ix sonatas for solo violin, sonata for cello, sonata for two violins
Similar To: F ranck, Debussy, Saint-Saëns, Fauré,...
Christopher Wiley traces the career of Ethel Smyth, who was the first woman to have an opera performed at the Metropolitan Opera, wrote the suffragette’s anthem, and developed a parallel career as an author.