La clemenza di Tito, Wq.16 (Gluck, Christoph Willibald)

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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1752-99).
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Misc. Notes Bibl. del Cons. di Musica S. Pietro a Majella, Naples (I-Nc): 27.5.31-32.
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Work Title La clemenza di Tito
Alternative. Title Dramma per musica in tre atti
Composer Gluck, Christoph Willibald
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Wq.16
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1752
First Performance. 1752-11-04 in Naples: Teatro di San Carlo
Premiere Cast
Gaetano Ottani (Tito)
Caterina Visconti (Vitellia)
Maria Masi Giura (Servilia)
Gaetano Majorano, aka Caffarelli (Sesto)
Emanuele Cornaggia (Annio)
Teresa Venturelli, aka Carbonarina (Publio)
First Publication. 1995
Librettist Pietro Metastasio (1698-1782)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation solo voices, chorus (?see below, Comments), orchestra

Misc. Comments

  • Bärenreiter's critical edition gives an instrumentation of "Soprano solo (5), Tenor solo, Flute (2), Oboe (2), Bassoon (2), Horn (2), Trumpet (2), Strings, Harpsichord", with no choral parts listed.
  • RISM, citing a manuscript in Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, gives an instrumentation of "S (5), T, Coro S (2), Coro T, vl 1, vl 2, vla, b, fl, ob (2), cor (2)", in other words, it has no trumpet parts but does have choral parts.