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Nicola Porpora

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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 ...

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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.

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Alto Giove, from Polifemo
Alto Giove, from Polifemo
Performer
Sebastian Wybrew
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Concerto in G major for cello, strings and continuo: 2nd movement; Allegro
Concerto in G major for cello, strings and continuo: 2nd movement; Allegro
Performer
Jan Vogler
Robin Peter Muller
Director
Robin Peter Muller
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Polifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts
Polifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts
Performer
Iestyn Davies
Sebastian Wybrew
Last played on
'Sento pietade' from Cantata No.10 Oh se fosse il mio core
'Sento pietade' from Cantata No.10 Oh se fosse il mio core
Ensemble
Arcangelo
Conductor
Jonathan Cohen
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Alte Giove from Polifema
Alte Giove from Polifema
Performer
Bejun Mehta with Concerto Koln conducted by Pablo Heras-Casado
Aria: Alto giove (Polifemo)
Aria: Alto giove (Polifemo)
Performer
Orchestra
La Folia Barokorchester
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Polifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts; Alto giove
Polifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts; Alto giove
Orchestra
La Folia Barockorchester
Performer
Conductor
Robin Peter Muller
Last played on
Polifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts
Polifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts
Performer
Jan Vogler
La Folia Barockorchester
Robin Peter Muller
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Se tu la reggi al volo (from Ezio, Act 1)
Gia si desta la tempest (Didone abbandonata)
Gia si desta la tempest (Didone abbandonata)
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Porpora - Concerto for flute, two violins and double bass
Porpora - Concerto for flute, two violins and double bass
Del Povero mio cor – Recit and Aria
Del Povero mio cor – Recit and Aria
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La Semiramide riconosciuta - opera in 3 acts: Vanne fido, e al mesto regno
La Semiramide riconosciuta - opera in 3 acts: Vanne fido, e al mesto regno
Performer
Anna Bonitatibus
Accademia degli Astrusi
La Stagione Armonica
Federico Ferri
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Vanne fido, e al mesto regno (Semaride, Regina Dell'Assiria)
Vanne fido, e al mesto regno (Semaride, Regina Dell'Assiria)
Performer
Anna Bonitatibus
Federico FERRI
Accademia Degli Astrusi
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'Alto giove', from Polifemo
'Alto giove', from Polifemo
Performer
Venice Baroque Orchestra
Philippe Jaroussky (Acis - countertenor)
Andrea Marcon (director)
Mira in cielo from Arianna e Teseo
Mira in cielo from Arianna e Teseo
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Polifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts (feat. Andrea Marcon, Philippe Jaroussky & Venice Baroque Orchestra)
Polifemo - heroic opera in 3 acts (feat. Andrea Marcon, Philippe Jaroussky & Venice Baroque Orchestra)
La Semiramide riconosciuta - opera in 3 acts (feat. Franco Fagioli, Riccardo Minasi & Il Pomo d'Oro)
La Semiramide riconosciuta - opera in 3 acts (feat. Franco Fagioli, Riccardo Minasi & Il Pomo d'Oro)
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Silvio amante disperato - aria from Cantata no.9 "Destatevi, o pastori"
Silvio amante disperato - aria from Cantata no.9 "Destatevi, o pastori"
Performer
Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen, Jonathan Cohen, Iestyn Davies & Nicola Porpora
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Salve Regina 1
Salve Regina 1
Performer
Raffaele Pe, Spiritato! & Nicola Porpora
Arias from Arianna in Nasso
Arias from Arianna in Nasso
Performer
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, Carolyn Sampson, Nicola Porpora & Gottfried von der Goltz
Polifemo: Alto Giove (feat. Philippe Jaroussky, Australian Brandenburg Orchestra & Paul Dyer)
Polifemo: Alto Giove (feat. Philippe Jaroussky, Australian Brandenburg Orchestra & Paul Dyer)
'Alleluia' from In caelo stelle clare
'Alleluia' from In caelo stelle clare
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Vespers for the Assumption:  Salve Regina and Lauda Jerusalem
Vespers for the Assumption: Salve Regina and Lauda Jerusalem
Vespers for the Assumption: Nisi Dominus and Laetatus sum
Vespers for the Assumption: Nisi Dominus and Laetatus sum
Vespers for the Assumption: Laudate pueri
Vespers for the Assumption: Laudate pueri
Quia apud dominum, Gloria Patri & Sicut exat from De Profundis – written for the Ospedali
Quia apud dominum, Gloria Patri & Sicut exat from De Profundis – written for the Ospedali
Contemplar almen chi l'ama (Or che una nube ingrate)
Contemplar almen chi l'ama (Or che una nube ingrate)
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