London
7lc5ghE4vXqyAsVs3GZAq3
composer

Nicola Porpora

life
17 August 1686 - 3 March 1768

Intro to Porpora

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.
Lucio Papirio: Morte Amara - Aria Di Quinto Fabio. Atto II, Scena 10.
this shouldn't be here
Porpora: Polifemo: Alto Giove
this shouldn't be here
Porpora: Arianna e Teseo: Mira in cielo
this shouldn't be here
Porpora: Semiramide riconosciuta: Se pietoso il tuo labbro
this shouldn't be here
Sinfonia da camera, Op. 2, No. 3: II. Allegro
this shouldn't be here
Sinfonia da camera, Op. 2, No. 3: IV. Allegro
this shouldn't be here
Porpora: Semiramide regina dell'Assiria: Come nave in ria tempesta
this shouldn't be here
Sinfonia da camera, Op. 2, No. 3: I. Adagio sostenuto
this shouldn't be here
Porpora: Polifemo: Placidetti zefiretti
this shouldn't be here
Sinfonia da camera, Op. 2, No. 3: III. Adagio
this shouldn't be here

Explore Porpora's music

Agrippina - Opera Arias
Il Maestro: Porpora Arias
Polifemo, Act III, Scene 5: Aria "Alto giove" arr. Christophe Rousset
Sacrificium
Porpora: Germanico in Germania, Act 2: "Veder vicino il suo contento"
Assisi Christmas Cantatas
Sonatas from the Dresden Pisendel Collection
Cello Sonatas
More albums