Mado Robin

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Madeleine Marie Robin (French pronunciation: ​; 29 December 1918 – 10 December 1960), generally known as Mado Robin, was a French coloratura soprano. She was noted for her extreme range. Robin was born in Yzeures-sur-Creuse, Touraine, where she owned the Château des Vallées. A star of television and radio in the 1950s, she was well known in France. Among her roles were Lakmé, which she recorded ...