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Orphans & Virtuosos - Porpora / Villa, Andalo, Et Al


Release Date: 05/27/2003 
Label:  Somm   Catalog #: 232   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Nicolo Porpora
Performer:  Michele Andalň
Conductor:  Saverio Villa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cappella Teatina
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Michele Andalo is the countertenor with the Cappella Teatina directed by Saverio Villa in this album of sacred works by Nicola Porpora, (1686 – 1768) a Neapolitan Baroque composer who usually specialized in operas. Porpora was also noted as a teacher of musicians and composers. Among his many students was Joseph Haydn. Michele Andalo is the countertenor with the Cappella Teatina directed by Saverio Villa in this album of sacred works by Nicola Porpora, (1686 – 1768) a Neapolitan Baroque composer who usually specialized in operas. Porpora was also noted as a teacher of musicians and composers. Among his many students was Joseph Haydn. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Salve regina by Nicolo Porpora
Performer:  Michele Andalň (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Saverio Villa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cappella Teatina
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Italy 
2.
Sinfonie de camera (6), Op. 2: no 6 by Nicolo Porpora
Conductor:  Saverio Villa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cappella Teatina
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1736; London, England 

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