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...
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|Series:||Eastman studies in music ;
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