Siroe, re di Persia, HWV 24 (Handel, George Frideric)

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Prelude (Act II, Sc.3)

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Prelude (Act II, Sc.3)

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Arranger Peter Prelleur (1705-1741)
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Work Title Siroe, re di Persia
Alternative. Title Siroe ; Genserico
Composer Handel, George Frideric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HWV 24
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1728-2-5
First Performance. 1728-2-17 in London: King's Theatre in the Haymarket
Francesco Bernardi, called "Senesino" (Siroe)
Faustina Bordoni (Emira)
Francesca Cuzzoni (Laodice)
Antonio Baldi (Medarse)
Giuseppe Maria Boschi (Cosroe)
Giovanni Battista Palmerini (Arasse)
First Publication. 1732 ca. in part
Librettist Nicola Francesco Haym, after Pietro Metastasio, 1726
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 6 voices (2 sopranos, 2 altos, 2 basses), orchestra
Cast
Siroe (alto-castrato)
Emira (soprano)
Laodice (soprano)
Medarse (alto-castrato)
Cosroe Boschi (bass)
Arasse (bass)
Orchestra
2 oboes, bassoons, strings, continuo
Mss Sources Mss score by J.C. Smith Sr., n.d.(ca.1728). GB-Lbl, Eg. 2926
Overture, holograph score, 1728. GB-Lbl, R.M.20.c.9.
Or mi perdo di speranza (insertion), Holograph score. n.d.(ca.1728). GB-Lbl, R.M.20.c.9
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