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Porpora, Nicola 1686-1768

Overview
Works: 1,256 works in 2,116 publications in 4 languages and 9,921 library holdings
Genres: Music  Event music  Sacred music  Vespers (Music)  Scores  Manuscripts  Thematic catalogs (Music)  Cantatas  Sonatas  Studies (Music) 
Roles: Author, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Honoree, Performer
Classifications: M2000.P67, 782.1
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Arias by Nicola Porpora( )

5 editions published in 2009 in Italian and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian songs of the 18th century : for voice and piano by Albert Fuchs( )

2 editions published in 1954 in Italian and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Gedeone by Nicola Porpora( )

14 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Gedeone: Oratorio per soli, coro e orchestra. Testo: A.Perrucci
Arianna in Nasso by Nicola Porpora( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notturni per i defunti by Nicola Porpora( )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet enregistrement nous révèle, pour la première fois en disque, les notturni pour voix, cordes, cors et continuo composés pour les funérailles des membres des principales familles aristocratiques napolitaines
Six cantatas by Nicola Porpora( )

6 editions published in 1998 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alle figlie del coro : female choirs of baroque Venice by Nicola Porpora( )

4 editions published in 2015 in Latin and Italian and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vespro per la festività dell'assunta by Nicola Porpora( )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passio by Nicola Porpora( )

3 editions published in 2011 in Latin and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred music by Nicola Porpora( )

2 editions published in 2003 in Latin and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonia avanti la prima parte da Il verbo in carne ; Duetto II per la Passione de Gesù Cristo ; Dixit : per soli, coro e archi ; Messa a quattro voci e orchestra en re maggiore by Nicola Porpora( )

3 editions published in 2002 in Latin and No Linguistic content and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonate XII di violino e basso by Nicola Porpora( )

3 editions published in 1998 and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ouverture roiale ; [etc.] by Nicola Porpora( )

2 editions published in 1999 in Latin and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farinelli : arias by Nicola Porpora( )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Italian and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aminta : pastoral cantatas by Nicola Porpora( )

5 editions published in 2013 in Italian and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vespers for the feast of the Assumption : a reconstruction of the 1744 service at the Ospedaletto in Venice by Nicola Porpora( )

4 editions published in 2015 in Latin and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vespers music composed by Nicola Porpora for the feast of the Assumption (15 August) in 1744, during his first year as maestro at the Ospedale di Santa Maria dei Poveri Derelitti (popularly known as the Ospedaletto), occupies a place of particular importance in his sacred output: it can be reconstructed almost in full from manuscripts of Porpora's surviving works, and its scoring for an all-female choir consisting of divided sopranos and altos -- the typical choral forces employed in the ospedali at this time -- makes it a rare specimen of liturgical music composed expressly for the Venetian figliole. This edition recreates the music of this service by bringing together settings by Porpora of the five psalms of the Marian cursus (Dixit Dominus, Laudate pueri, Laetatus sum, Nisi Dominus, and Lauda Jerusalem) and the Magnificat canticle, along with two settings of the Marian antiphon Salve Regina, which would have been sung as an additional devotion following the canonical liturgy. Although the Dixit Dominus and Magnificat, composed during Porpora's years in Naples, were originally scored for standard mixed choir, it is likely that they were adapted for the 1744 performance in Venice; consequently, they have been adapted for all-female choir and soloists in this edition. - Publisher
The Porpora tradition by Edward Foreman( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiramide riconosciuta by Nicola Porpora( )

11 editions published between 1909 and 2003 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Menuet for violin and piano by Fritz Kreisler( )

12 editions published between 1910 and 1938 in 3 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fuga per cembalo od organo by Nicola Porpora( )

10 editions published in 1908 in 4 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Nicola Antonio Giacinto Porpora

Nicola Antonio Porpora italienischer Komponist und Gesangslehrer

Nicola Antonio Porpora italiensk komponist

Nicola Antonio Porpora Komponis Italia

Nicola Porpora compositeur et professeur de chant

Nicola Porpora compositore italiano

Nicola Porpora Italiaans componist (1686-1768)

Nicola Porpora Italian composer

Nicola Porpora italiensk komponist

Nicola Porpora italiensk kompositör

Nicola Porpora kompozytor włoski

Nicolaus Porpora

Porpora.

Porpora 1686-1768

Porpora, N.

Porpora, N. A.

Porpora, N. A. 1686-1768

Porpora, N. A. (Nicola Antonio), 1686-1768

Porpora, Niccola.

Porpora, Niccola 1686-1768

Porpora, Niccola Antonio.

Porpora, Niccola Antonio 1686-1768

Porpora , Niccolò

Porpora, Niccolò 1686-1768

Porpora, Niccolo Antonio.

Porpora, Niccolò Antonio 1686-1768

Porpora, Nicola

Porpora, Nicola A. 1686-1768

Porpora , Nicola Antonio

Porpora Nicola Antonio 1686-1768

Porpora , Nicola Antonio Giacinto

Porpora, Nicola Antonio Giacinto 1686-1768

Porpora , Nicolò

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Porpora Nicolo 1686-1768

Porpora, Nicolò A. 1686-1768

Porpora , Nicolò Antonio

Porpora Nicolo Antonio 1686-1768

Никола Порпора

Нікола Порпора

Порпора, Никола

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Languages
Italian (60)

Latin (33)

English (24)

French (1)