Cover Image
Saved in:

Venanzio Rauzzini in Britain. Castrato, composer, and cultural leader /

The remarkable career of Venanzio Rauzzini (1746-1810) sheds new light on changing musical tastes in late eighteenth-century Britain. Rauzzini was a leading soprano castrato who sang in the premiere of Mozart's Lucio Silla in 1772. Mozart was so pleased with the singer that he composed the famo...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Rice, Paul F. 1949- (Author)
Format: Online Book
Published: Woodbridge : Boydell & Brewer Limited, 2015.
Series:Eastman studies in music ; 125.
Online Access:
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!