Surely they mean the "l00 Greatest RECORDED Singers of the Century",
since they omit all those known only to us by reputation: e.g.,
Farrar, Garden, Jeritza, Homer, Scotti, Nordica, the de Reszkes,
Among recorded singers, the most surprising omissions to me are
Eleanor Steber and Marian Anderson.
Prof. W. M. Kaula, UCLA Dept. Earth & Space Scis., Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567
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