Nicola Antonio Porpora

Nicola Antonio Porpora Spartiti Musicali

  • Nato: 17th Agosto 1686
  • Morto: 3rd Marzo 1768
  • Luogo di nascita: 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.