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Porpora, Nicola (Antonio)

also:

 Propera, Nicolo   (Source: 1)

compositore, musician, musicisti


born: 17 Aug 1686 Napoli, Italy Source: 2  

born: 19 Aug 1686 Source: 3,4  
born: 19 Aug 1686 Source: 5  
born: 19 Aug 1686 Source: 6,7  
born: 19 Aug 1686 Napoli, Italy Source: 8  
born: ------- 1686  

died: 1768  
died: 03 Mar 1768 Napoli, Italy Source: 2  
died: 00 Feb 1766 Source: 3,4  
died: 00 Feb 1767 Source: 6,7  
died: ------- 1767 Source: 13  
died: circa 1787 Source: 8  

active: Catania, Sicily, Italy  

work produced: 1725 Reggio Emilia, Italy  
work produced: Carnevale 1727 Reggio Emilia, Italy  

perf: 1733 Pistoia, Italy  

active in church: 1748-1751 Dresden, Germany Source: 14  

perf: 1880 Bologna, Italy  
perf: 1908-1909 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1938 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 42 items with information about Nicola (Antonio) Porpora:


 1998

Index of Composers

p. 251-255 In:
Fanelli, Jean Grundy
A chronology of operas, oratorios, operettas, cantatas and misellaneous stage works with music performed in Pistoia 1606-1943
Bologna: Edizioni Pendragon, 1998, 301 p.

Number of People : 297


 1995

Whittemore, Joan
Music of the Venetian Ospedali composers.
A thematic catalogue; thematic catalogues No. 21
By Joan Whittemore
Stuyvesant, NY: Pendragon Press, c1995, 184 p.

Number of People : 60


 1994

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 611-644 In:
Antolini, Bianca Maria
Spagnuolo, Vera Vita
Morelli, Arnaldo
La musica a Roma attraverso le fonti d'archivo
A cura di Bianca Maria Antolini, Arnaldo Morelli, Vera Vita Spagnuolo
Lucca: Libreria Musicale Italiana Editrice, 1994, 644 p.

Number of People : 3,083


 1993

Griffin, Thomas
Selfridge-Field, Eleanor
Musical references in the Gazzetta di Napoli 1681-1725
With a foreword by Eleanor Selfridge-Field
Berkeley, Calif: Fallen Leaf Press, 1993, 140 p.

Number of People : 82


 1992

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 487-570 In:
Rossi, Franco
Girardi, Michele
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1938-1991
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1992, 650 p.

Number of People : 11,539


 1990

Indice Dei Nomi e Dei Titoli della Parte Storica e Delle Appendici

p. 585-611 In:
Idonea, Giovanni
Danzuso, Domenico
Musica, musicisti e teatri a Catania
(dal mito alla cronaca)
3e edizione
Palermo: Publisicula Editrice, 1990, 660 p.

Number of People : 2,056


 1989

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 401-440 In:
Girardi, Michele
Rossi, Franco
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1792-1936
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1989, 491 p.

Number of People : 5,626


 1988

Triggiani, Giuseppe
Mannino, Franco
Il melodramma nel mondo 1597-1987
Prefazione di Franco Mannino
Bari: Levante Editori-Bari, 1988, 378 p.

Number of People : 216


 1987

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 296-362 In:
Trezzini, Lamberto
Due secoli di vita musicale storia del teatro comunale di Bologna
Seconda edizione
A cura di Lamberto Trezzini
Nuova Alfa Editoriale, 1987, 362 p.

Number of People : 4,845


 1987

Compositori di Opere, Intermezzi, Oratori, Cantate, Serenate

p. 349-353 In:
Fabbri, Paolo
Verti, Roberto
Due secoli di teatro per musica a Reggio Emilia.
Repertorio cronologico delle opere e dei balli 1645-1857
Reggio Emilia: Edizioni del Teatro Municipale Valli, 1987, 479 p.

Number of People : 142


 1985

Lebrecht, Norman
Hush! Handel's in a passion : tales of Bach, Handel and their contemporaries
London: Andre Deutsch, 1985

Number of People : 17


 1980 Source: 2

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

Wilkins, Nigel
The writings of Erik Satie
Edited and translated by Nigel Wilkins
London: Eulenburg Books, 1980, 178 p.

Number of People : 131


 1979

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1977 Source: 4

Stieger, Franz
Opernlexikon
Teil II: Komponisten
Tutzing: Hans Schneider, 1977

Number of People : 9,633


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1971

Hell, Helmut
Die Neapolitanische Opernsinfonie in der Ersten Halfte des 18. Jahrhunderts
Tutzing: Verleg bei Hans Schneider, 1971

Number of People : 5


 1971

Londeix, J.M.
125 ans de musique pour saxophone
Paris: Leduc, 1971

Number of People : 1,295


 1970

Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183


 1967

Pleasants, Henry
The great singers : From Jenny Lind to Callas and Pavarotti
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1967, 395 p.

Number of People : 64


 1959 Source: 8

Eitner, Robert
Biographisch-bibliographisches Quellen-Lexikon der Musiker und Musikgelehrten
Christlicher Zeitrechnung bis Mitte des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts
Graz: Akademische Druck- u. Verlaganstalt, 1959

Number of People : 26,838


 1956

Namen- und Sachregister

p. 801-826 In:
Kellner, Altmann
Musikgeschichte des Stiftes Kremsmunster
Nach Quellen dargestellt von Altman Kellner; Benediktiner von Kremsmunster
Kassel: Barenreiter, 1956, 826 p.

Number of People : 2,086


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1951

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1938

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti : Supplemento
Milan: Sonzogno, 1938, 806 p.

Number of People : 9,140


 1937

Pasquier, Helene
Mancini, Roland
Histoire du bel canto
Traduit de l'italien par Helene Pasquier avec le concours de Roland Mancini
Preface et glossaire de Roland Mancini
Fayard: Centre National des Lettres, 1937, 280 p.

Number of People : 20


 1937

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti
Milan: Sonzogno, 1937, 2V p.

Number of People : 11,317


 1927 Source: 3

Norlind, Tobias
Allmant musiklexikon
Stockholm: Wahlstrom & Widstrand, 1927-28, 2V p.

Number of People : 4,739


 1924

Maestri di Cappella

p. 131 In:
Giacomo, Salvatore di
I quattro antichi conservatorii musicali di Napoli
Vol. 1
Palermo: Remo Sandron, 1924, 341 p.

Number of People : 21


 1924 Source: 13

Maestri di cappella : primi maestri

p. 218 In:
Giacomo, Salvatore di
I quattro antichi conservator iI musicali di Napoli
Vol. 2
Palermo: Remo Sandron, 1924, 275 p.

Number of People : 19


 1923

Jeppesen, Knud
Palestrinastil med saerlight Henblik paa Dissonans-Behandlingen
Kobenhavn: Levin & Munksgaards Forlag, 1923, 296 p.

Number of People : 55


 1919

Remy, Alfred
Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Third edition
Revised and enlarged by Alfred Remy, M.A.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919, 1094 p.

Number of People : 7,067


 1915

Straeten, Edmund Sebastian Joseph van der
History of the violoncello, the viol da gamba
Their precursors and collateral instruments.
With biographies of all the most eminent players of every country
London: William Reeves, 1915

Number of People : 1,669


 1904

Rapin, Eugene
Histoire du piano et des pianistes
Par Eugene Rapin
Bologna: Forni Editore, 1904

Number of People : 394


 1900

Baker, Theodore
Biographical dictionary of musicians
Compiled and edited by Theodore Baker, Ph.D.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1900, 653 p.

Number of People : 5,682

More Details : (1 Section)


 1899 Source: 14

Erganzungen und Berichtigungen

p. 387 In:
Vollhardt, Reinhard
Geschichte der Cantoren und Organisten von den Stadten im Konigreich Sachsen
Bearbeitet von Reinhard Vollhardt
Berlin: Wilhelm Issleib, 1899, 411 p.

Number of People : 608


 1886 Source: 6

Brown, James Duff
Biographical dictionary of musicians.
With a bibliography of English writings on music
Paisley, Scotland: A. Gardner, 1886, 637 p.

Number of People : 4,300


 1883 Source: 7

Baptie, David
A handbook of musical biography
London: W. Morley, 1883, 256 p.

Number of People : 3,177


 1878

Indice alfabetico de los maestros compositores citados en este libro.

p. 409-410 In:
Carmena y Millan, Son Luis
Asenjo Barbieri, Don Francisco
Cronica de la opera italiana en Madrid desde el ano 1738 hasta nuetros dias
Con un prologo historico de Don Francisco Asenjo Barbieri
Por Son Luis Carmena y Millan
Madrid: Imprenta de Mauel Minuesa de los Rios, 1878, 451 p.

Number of People : 128


 1851

Hogarth, George
Memoirs of the opera in Italy, France, Germany and England
Vol. I
London: 1851, 376 p.

Number of People : 65


 1834

Bingley, William
Musical biography : or, memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent musical composers and writers, who have flourished in the different countries of Europe during the last three centuries
London: R. Bentley, 1834, 395 p.

Number of People : 463


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