Giovanni Gaetano Luporini (1865–1948) was an Italian composer. A native of Lucca, he studied there with Carlo Angeloni before transferring to the Milan Conservatory, where he studied with Anselmi and Alfredo Catalani. He served as director of Lucca's Pacini Institute between 1902 and 1937. As a composer, he was active in the field of sacred music, and served as maestro di cappella of the Lucca Cathedral.
Luporini also composed orchestral and vocal music. He wrote a number of operas, including:
He also composed an operetta, L'aquila e le colombe.
A Mass for mixed chorus and orchestra, and an Andante religioso, have been recorded on the Bongiovanni label, coupled with a Mass and Andante by Lamberto Landi.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1865 (Lucca), Died Lucca
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1923
Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||49718||12-in.||12/10/1919||La bohème : Selections||Giuseppe Bamboschek ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra||Orchestra||arranger|
|Columbia||49719||12-in.||12/10/1919||La bohème : Selections||Giuseppe Bamboschek ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra||Orchestra||arranger|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Luporini, Gaetano," accessed October 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109938.
Luporini, Gaetano. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109938.
"Luporini, Gaetano." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 October 2020.
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