Vanini [Boschi], Francesca
- Winton Dean
(b Bologna; d Venice, 1744). Italian contralto. She was in the service of the court of Mantua. Between 1695 and 1700 she appeared in operas in Bologna, Florence, Venice, Mantua and Parma. She sang in Naples in 1701 and in Caldara’s Gli equivoci del sembiante...