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Pozzoni, Antonietta (1846 - 1914), soprano, mezzo-soprano

Elizabeth Forbes

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Venice, 1846; d Genoa, April 1914). Italian soprano, later mezzo-soprano. She studied in St Petersburg and Milan, making her début at La Scala in 1865 as Marguerite (Faust). After singing in Rome, Padua, Turin and Naples, in 1871 she sang La traviata in Florence, which led to her engagement to sing Aida at the première of Verdi’s opera in Cairo. Her soprano repertory included Lady

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