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Boza Oumiroff, famous baritone, dies Dec. 12
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Dec 1929, p. 30

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Boza Oumiroff, of Chicago, internationally known baritone concert singer and teacher, who was to have appeared with his wife, Mme. Ella Spravka, concert pianist, on the Hour of Music program at the Shawnee Country club last Sunday, died Thursday, December 12, at St. Luke's hospital. Mr. Oumiroff was well known in Chicago musical circles. He was president of the Bohemian Arts club, and a member of the Art institute and the Society of American Musicians. His concert work was done in most of the capitals and music centers of Europe. Both Boza Oumiroff and Mme. Ella Spravka had appeared on North Shore Chamber Music association programs. Funeral services were conducted on Monday as a memorial by the Bohemian Arts club, of which Mr. Oumiroff was president. Burial was at the Bohemian National cemetery.

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20 Dec 1929
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Oumiroff, Boza ; Spravka, Ella
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Boza Oumiroff, famous baritone, dies Dec. 12