Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Porpora, Nicola (opera) (Antonio)locked

  • Michael F. Robinson
  •  and Dale E. Monson

Extract

(b Naples, Aug 17, 1686; d Naples, March 3, 1768). Italian composer and teacher. He was internationally famous during his lifetime both for his vocal music and opera and as a singing teacher.

Nicola Porpora was the third son of Carlo Porpora, a Neapolitan bookseller, who placed him in the Conservatorio dei Poveri di Gesù Cristo on ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Please subscribe to access the full content.

Rome, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale Vittorio Emanuele II
Genoa, Conservatorio di Musica Nicolò Paganini, Biblioteca
Naples, Conservatorio di Musica S Pietro a Majella, Biblioteca
London, Royal Academy of Music, Library
Paris, Conservatoire [in F-Pn]
Milan, Conservatorio di Musica Giuseppe Verdi, Biblioteca
Rome, Biblioteca Casanatense, sezione Musica
Washington, DC, Library of Congress, Music Division
Münster, Santini-Bibliothek [in D-MÜp]
Hamburg, Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Carl von Ossietzky, Musiksammlung
Venice, Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana
Berkeley, University of California at Berkeley, Music Library
Analecta musicologica
Meiningen, Meininger Museen, Abteilung Musikgeschichte/Max-Reger-Archiv
Rome, Conservatorio di Musica S Cecilia
London, Royal College of Music, Library
Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Musiksammlung
Cambridge, Fitzwilliam Museum, Dept of Manuscripts and Printed Books
Cardiff, Public Libraries, Central Library
Oxford, Bodleian Library
Vienna, Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde
Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart
Parma, Biblioteca Palatina, sezione Musicale
London, British Library
Schwerin, Landesbibliothek Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Musiksammlung
Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Musikabteilung
Dresden, Sächsische Landesbibliothek - Staats- und Universitäts-Bibliothek, Musikabteilung
Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale de France
Brussels, Bibliothèque Royale Albert 1er/Koninlijke Bibliotheek Albert I, Section de la Musique
R.M.A. [Royal Musical Association] Research Chronicle
Brussels, Conservatoire Royal, Bibliothèque, Koninklijk Conservatorium, Bibliotheek