Nicola Antonio Porpora

Nicola Antonio Porpora Partitions

  • Né : 17th août 1686
  • Mort : 3rd mars 1768
  • Lieu de naissance : Naples, Italy

Nicola (Antonio) Porpora (or Niccolò Porpora) 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.