- Car·lo [kahr-loh; Italian kahr-law] /ˈkɑr loʊ; Italian ˈkɑr lɔ/, Carlo Broschi, 1705–82, Italian operatic male soprano.
Examples from the Web for farinelli
Historical Examples of farinelli
The former had the part of a fierce tyrant, and Farinelli that of a hero in chains.
Philip considered that he owed his cure to the powers of Farinelli.
They heard Farinelli, the most famous castrato of the century, but did not engage him; perhaps his demands were too high.Handel
Edward J. Dent
Then there was the singer Senesino, and Farinelli, whose heart and brain were real though his voice was artificial.The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 1
Farinelli continued to sing to him daily until a perfect cure was effected.Curiosities of Medical Experience
J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen