Valentini [Urbani, Valentino]
- Winton Dean
(b Udine; fl 1690–1722). Italian alto castrato. He was a pupil of Pistocchi and later in the service of the Duke of Mantua. His first known appearances were in 1690 in Venice (in Perti’s Brenno in Efeso) and Parma (in Sabadini’s Il favore degli dei...