Saint-Huberty [Huberti], Mme de (opera) [Clavel, Antoinette Cécile ]
- Julian Rushton
(b Strasbourg, Dec 15, 1756; d London, July 22, 1812). French soprano. She studied in Warsaw with J. B. Lemoyne and, after a period in Strasbourg, reached Paris, where she created Mélisse in Gluck’s Armide in 1777. A fine actress, she was the mistress of the Opéra for a short time, in such roles as Gluck’s Alcestis and Piccinni’s Angélique (...