Andromaca (Leo, Leonardo)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1742
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General Information

Work Title L'Andromaca
Alternative. Title Dramma per musica da rappresentarsi nel Real Teatro di S. Carlo nel di 4 novembre di quest'anno 1742 per festeggiare il glorioso nome di sua maestà.
Composer Leo, Leonardo
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1742
First Performance. 1742-11-04 in Naples: Teatro di San Carlo
Premiere Cast
Giovanna Astrua (Andromaca)
Gaetano Majorano, aka Caffarelli (Oreste)
Giovanna Jozzi (Ermione)
Lorenzo Ghirardi (Pirro)
Ottavio Albuzio (Pilade)
Giuseppa Barbieri (Clearte)
Librettist Antonio Salvi (1664-1724)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 6 voices, orchestra

Misc. Comments


Further reading: Leo's Andromaca/l'Andromaca the subject of Hellmuth Christian Wolff's article Leonardo Leo's Oper "L'Andromaca" (1742) in Studi Musicali, anno 1, n. 2 (1972) p. [285]-315.