Dardanus (Sacchini, Antonio)
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Paris: Le Duc, successeur de Mr. de la Chevardiere, No.6, n.d. Plate 85A.
|Movements/Sections||Tragédie lyrique in 4 (3) acts|
|First Performance||1784-09-18 in Versailles: Royal Opera|
|Composer Time Period||Classical|
|Instrumentation||solo voices, choir, orchestra (see below)|
The instrumentation according to RISM is 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, strings, basso. However, Sacchini revised the opera in 1785 for performance in 1786, and it is possible there were also changes to the orchestration.