- Elizabeth Forbes
(b Bergamo, Feb 2, 1790; d Bologna, March 31, 1873). Italian tenor. After studying with Eliodoro Bianchi he made his début at Bergamo in 1808 in Mayr's Elisa. He then completed his studies in Naples with Viganoni and Gaetano Crivelli. For the next decade he sang florid tenor roles throughout Italy, appearing in Rossini's ...