One Man's Dream

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 19
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1987
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
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Title One Man's Dream
Description 'Messiah." In speaking of tier former teacher, she remembers him with fondness and respect: "Fred Fjeldsted was a very knowledge-of my youth. His training enriched my life worth, and paramount in all my endeavors. Though warm and friendly, he had a severe firmness that made us know we must excel. been chosen to sing one of the leading rolls in "Bohemian Girl." He had set up a rehearsal which interfered with a special date I had accepted. When I informed Mr. Fjeldsted I would not be at the rehearsal he reminded me, kindly but in no uncertain terms, of the honor I had received in being chosen for the part, and then added, "You Needless to say I was there. I remeu]ber his study and the mxrror on the wall. Often he had me face the mirror so I could see myself singing. He made singing fun! We did many lovely things under his instruction--operas, programs programs at high schools all over the state. Each year we did a "Night at the Opera" where each student performed a nice aria from an opera. It was a wonderful way to learn the classics. In 1930, when I won first place in the Atwater contest here in Utah and 5th in national competition, he could not have been more pleased^if it had been himself. At that time his wife, Edna, honored me by arranging a lovely tea in their home, invi ting my friends and family. They were vonderful people." While living in Ephraim Fred was active in the of the LDS Church, as well as the community. 99
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 19
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323423
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