(1686 - 1768) A celebrated composer and singing teacher, Porpora's ability to set the Italian language to music was internationally acknowledged during his lifetime.
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Porpora Project: Nicola Porpora
Investigation into his life and works by performer and musicologist James Sanderson. Includes new editions, discussion, articles, and visitors input.
Entry with the Lied and Art Songs Text Page with lyrics.
Nicola Antonio Porpora
Biography, portraits, partial discography, related composers, and period information from the Here of a Sunday Morning radio program.
Wikipedia article summarizing his life and works with internal references to related people and topics and external links.
Biography linked to related composers and explanatory notes from Timothy A. Smith's Sojourn pages.
Porpora, Nicola Antonio
Extended biography with reference and explanatory notes, portrait, and links. By James Sanderson for Baroque Composers.
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