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Never had there been such a ferment among English patrons of opera as was made by Farinelli's singing.
"Those who had not heard Farinelli sing and Foster preach were not qualified to appear in genteel company," Hawkins.Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin|Benjamin Franklin
Farinelli's quasi-ministerial functions did not prevent him from continuing to sing every day.History of the Opera from its Origin in Italy to the present Time|Henry Sutherland Edwards
Farinelli is said to have made $30,000 per annum, a very large sum for the times in which he lived.Famous Singers of To-day and Yesterday|Henry C. Lahee
Farinelli's influence as a politician was always cast on the side of national honor and territorial integrity.