Grandi, Margherita [Garde, Marguerite]
- Harold Rosenthal
(b Hobart, Oct 4, 1894; d Milan, January 29, 1972). Australian mezzo-soprano, later soprano. She studied in London (1912–17) at the RCM and in Paris, from 1919, with Emma Calvé. Engaged (under the name of Djemma Vécla, an anagram of Calvé) as a mezzo-soprano in ...