- Claire Fontijn
- and Marinella Laini
( b ?Venice, c 1640; d Paris, c 1720). Italian composer and singer . Documents in Venice corroborate the ‘autobiography’ provided by the dedications of her six volumes of manuscript music, in the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris: she was the only child of the doctor Giacomo Padoani, studied music with Francesco Cavalli, and in ...