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Nicola 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. O...
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... A recording featuring a collection of opera seria arias performed by soprano Sandrine Piau with ...
... Dreyer reviews an Opera Seria Music production of Verdi's "Il trovatore," Jonathan Ellis ...
Alles spricht
Opernwelt (2015) Vol. 56, No. 2, pp. np
... An examination of Niccolò Jommelli and opera seria, is presented. ...
... Feldman's monograph exploring 18th-century opera seria is reviewed (University of Chicago Press, 2007). ...
Medien: Bärendienst
Opernwelt (2009) Vol. 50, No. 12, pp. 31
... A recording og George Frideric Händel's opera seria "Teseo," performed by various soloists with ...
... Reviews Sartis' opera seria (Bongiovanni). Comments that the Accademia Bizantina led by Ottavio ...
... Martha Feldman examines the complicated, changing relationship between opera seria and crises of ...
... Mattei examines the use of the introduction with chorus in Opera Seria in Italy from 1778-1800 and ...
... Reviews Mozart's opera seria "Mitridate, Re di Ponto," and explains the necessity of the complex ... plots which are the hallmark of the opera seria and which give rise to powerful, expressive arias ...
... A recording of opera seria arias by Nicola Porpora performed by soprano Karina Gauvin and Il Complesso Barocco under Alan Curtis is reviewed (ATMA). ...
... Recounts the life story of Johann Adolf Hasse (1699-1783), a composer of opera seria in the years ... Dresden. Describes the strict rules that governed opera of the Enlightenment period and gives ...
Vivaldi: "'L'Olimpiade,' RV 725"
Fanfare (2003) Vol. 26, No. 5, pp. 185-187
... A recording of Antonio Vivaldi's opera seria, performed by soloists with the period ensemble ...
... problematic study of the two fields of the Metastasian opera libretto and Charles Rosen's seminal work ...