- J.B. Steane
(b nr Verona, Nov 8, 1878; d Milan, March 14, 1960). Italian soprano. She studied with Melchiorre Vidal in Vienna and made her début at Fossombrone in Faust in 1899. Later that year she sang in Lohengrin with the tenor Francesco Bravi, whom she subsequently married. His early death brought her career to a temporary halt, but on its resumption in ...