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Arne, Thomas Augustine

Opera in 3 acts
  • Work information

    Scoring summary: V (9), vl, cemb
    Text author: Rolt, Richard [Ascertained]
    Language: English
    Genre: Operas
  • Source description

    Title on source: [cover title:] ELIZA; | AN ENGLISH OPERA, | As it is perform'd at the | THEATRE ROYAL in DRURY LANE. | Composed by | D|R ARNE. | For the | VOICE, HARPSICHORD and VIOLIN. | LONDON: | Printed for Harrison & C|o N|o 18, Paternoster Row.
    • score (2 staves): 43p.
      Print; 22,5 x 32 cm
  • Incipits

    1.1.1 cemb, c Overture. Largo; FIncipit Nr. 1.1.1
    1.2.1 pf, c Largo; EIncipit Nr. 1.2.1
    1.2.2 V, c ; EIncipit Nr. 1.2.2 – Oh for music's pleasing strain
  • Further notes

    Scoring: V (9), vl, cemb
    Notes: Ovalstempel auf der Umschlagrückseite: "HAMBURG. PUBL. BIBLIOTHECA"
    Auf p.44: "CONTENTS."
    Die Namen der Interpreten sind den einzelnen Nummern beigedruckt
    Comment on scoring: bc: cemb
    Note on performance: Performance date: 29.05.1754 London, Little or New Theatre, Haymarket
    RISM Series A/I and B references: RISM A/I A 1809 , RISM A/I AA 1809
    Performer: Beard, John , Brent, Charlotte [Conjectural] , Bricklayer, Miss , Champness, Mr. , Frasi, Giulia , Frasi, Sig|r , Vernon, Mrs. , Young, Isabella , Young, Elizabeth [Conjectural]
  • Provenance

    Provenance note: Öffentliche Bibliothek, Hamburg
    Former owner: Öffentliche Bibliothek
Library (siglum) shelfmark: D-Bsommer Arne 1
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