Following an illustrious 50-year career at the New York Metropolitan opera, Polish soprano Marcella Sembrich instructed aspiring singers at her mansion until her death in 1935. The studio museum on Lake George features opera costumes, recordings, and autographs from European composers.The Museum is filled with memorabilia of an international operatic career spanning over 50 years, including paintings, sculptures, accolades, personal effects, music, and autographed photographs of Sembrich contemporaries such as Mahler, Rachmaninoff, Caruso, Liszt, Brahms and Puccini. Throughout the summer months, there are several planned events, such as concerts by renowned singers, composers, and musicians, and symposiums by opera historians. A schedule of the summer events is posted on the website. For further information about programs, write, call, or e-mail.