Born 19 August 1686. Died 3 March 1768
Nicola (Antonio) Porpora (or Niccolò Porpora) (17 August 1686 – 3 March 1768) was a Neapolitan composer of Baroque operas (see opera seria) and teacher of singing, whose most famous singing student was the castrato Farinelli. Other students included composers Matteo Capranica and Joseph Haydn.
Tracks (42)Last Played on BBCPolifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts
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