- Bernardi, Francesco, -1759?
- (edtf) 1759?
Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes
Earlier Established Forms
Senesino, d. 1759?
- found: Handel, G.F. Arias for Senesino [SR] p1987: insert, p. 3 (Senesino is stage nickname for Francesco Bernardi, an alto castrato; nickname derived from his birthplace Siena; active in London where he was a member of London's 1st opera co. from 1720-28)
- found: New Grove (Senesino (Bernardi, Francesco); b. Siena; d. ?Siena by 1-27-1759; Italian alto castrato; evidence of d. from diary of Florentine Nicolo Susier, who on 1-27-1759 noted that the death of Senesino had been reported from Siena)
- 1990-10-25: new
- 2013-03-11: revised