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Farinelli (1705 - 1782), soprano castrato

Ellen T. Harris

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Andria, Apulia, 24 Jan 1705; d Bologna, 16/17 Sept 1782). Italian soprano castrato, the most admired of all the castrato singers.

Keywords: Life; Achievements

Reference Entry.  3834 words. 

Subjects: Music

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