Novotna

1984 SZ1. Discovered 1984 Sept. 29 by A. Mrkos at Klet.

Named in memory of Jarmila Novotnaa-Daubkovaa (1907-1994), Czech opera singer, who lived in the U.S. from 1948, where she was engaged at the Metropolitan Opera in New York for 16 seasons. She is also known for The Songs of Lidice, a selection of Czech and Moravian folk songs, which she recorded with Jan Masaryk in 1942. (M 29671)

Name suggested by J. Tichaa on the occasion of ninetieth anniversary of Novotnaa's birth.

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