Alessandro (1726), An Opera in Three Acts: Vocal (Opera) Score (Miniature Score)

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Alfred Music, Aug 26, 1999 - Music - 140 pages
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The composition of "Alessandro" was completed on April 11, 1726, and it was produced on May 5th in the same year at the Royal Academy of Music in the Haymarket. The words are by Paolo Rolli. At subsequent performances considerable abbreviations were made, especially in the recitatives and in the minor characters; Cleone and Leonato being entirely cut out. This is, as far as possible, indicated in this score. From the nature of the sources at our disposal, some small gaps and unevenness could not be avoided. The beautiful air in the Appendix was added later for Faustina; version A is extant in Handel's autograph, version B with the title in a printed copy of the year 1726.
 

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Contents

ALBSSANURO Refit Oiiidraca nperba
6
LISACRA Aria No pin offrir non roglio
31
RossANB n Un Ininghiero dolee peaiiero
41
LBONATO Pregi ion dun alma grande
47
ROSSANB ņeeil Solitndini mate
61
ALBSSANURO Aria Vano inore luiinga diletto
71
HOSSANI Alia na gabbia doro mol ritornar talor
78
ALBSSANURO Riolro abbandonar la bella che mi preixa
84
ALESSANURO Aria II cor mio che gia per te
90
CLITO Arioio SIortunato č il mlo ralore
97
LISACHA i Lamor che per te ento
116
Appendice
133

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