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Nicolo Antonio Porpora
1686 - 1768
Italy
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N.A. Porpora
Nicolo Porpora (19/08/1686 - 03/03/1768), an Italian composer; born and died in Naples. He has been described as: "The greatest teacher of singing among composers, and the greatest composer among teachers of singing." Giuseppe Gazzaniga was one of his pupils.
Source:Grove's dictionary of music and musicians
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis (picture)
Notturni de defonti (3x)
Period:Classicism
Musical form:motets
Text/libretto:Latin
The Italian composer Nicola Porpora wrote three Notturni de defonti.
Source:The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis