Bernacchi, Antonio Maria
- Winton Dean
(b Bologna, 23 June 1685; d Bologna, 1 March 1756). Italian alto castrato. He was a pupil of Pistocchi and G.A. Ricieri, and studied counterpoint with G.A. Bernabei at Munich. He made his Italian operatic début at Genoa in 1703 and appeared in Vienna in ...