Tuesday 3 March 2015

Tuneful Tuesday: Niccolò Porpora

Niccolò Porpora (Niccolò Antonio Porpora; Naples, Italy, 17th August 1686 – Naples, Italy, 3rd March 1768)

Composer Niccolò Porpora died on this day; to read the story of his remarkable life, click here; otherwise, enjoy a wonderful musical interlude courtesy of this most talented Italian gent!

This is a very long extract but is really a collection of fine pieces, so you can dip in and out...

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