Margherita Grandi

Head and shoulders signed photo of Margherita Grandi.
Title:
Margherita Grandi
NFSA ID:
1526044
Year:
1930
Category:
Access fees

Margherita Grandi, a mezzo-soprano, was born as Margaret Gard, on Harwood Island, NSW in 1894.

She travelled to Europe in 1911 where she received training in London, Paris and Milan.

Grandi went on to have an impressive career as a dramatic soprano in Europe, also performing in South America and Egypt, but never returned to Australia.