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High Notes On This Day
4 Opera Companies Where Herva Nelli Featured Prominently Throughout Her Career
Italian soprano Herva Nelli, born on Jan. 9, 1909, may not be a major household name the way other sopranos of the early 20th century have become, but she surely had an adventurous and prolific career that kicked off in the United States. Born in Italy, her family moved to the States when she was but 10, eventually studying at the Pittsburgh Music Institute. She would go on to be…