Nicola (Antonio) Porpora (or Niccolò Porpora) (17 August 1686 – 3 March 1768) was an Italian composer and teacher of singing of the Baroque era, whose most famous singing students were the castratos Farinelli and Caffarelli. Other students included composers Matteo Capranica and Joseph Haydn.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 17th, 1686 (Naples), Died March 3rd, 1768 (Naples)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1918
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-22275||10-in.||10/4/1918||Minuet||Jascha Heifetz||Violin solo, with piano||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Porpora, Nicola," accessed October 26, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103278.
Porpora, Nicola. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103278.
"Porpora, Nicola." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 26 October 2020.
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