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Composer: Porsile, Giuseppe (1680-1750)

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Year of birth1680
Year of death1750
NationalityItaly
PeriodBaroque
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On 19th November 1714 the Habsburg court in Vienna celebrated the nameday of Holy Roman Empress Elisabeth Christine with an operatic pastiche, L'Atenaïde, for which three court composers (Marc'Antonio Ziani, Antonio Negri und Antonio Caldara) each wrote an act.
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