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Galuppi, Baldassare


Adriano in Siria

  • Work information

    Text author: Metastasio, Pietro [Ascertained]
    Language: Italian
    Genre: Operas
  • Source description

    Title on source: [at head of score:] Del Sigr Galuppi // | [by later hand, ink:] Adriano in Siria de | Galuppi.
    • score: 258p.
      Manuscript copy: 1750-1799 (18.2d); Different sizes
  • Incipits

    1.1.1 vl 1, 3/4 Coro / [by later hand, ink:] Nr.1 / Vivi a Noi, viv al'Impero.; GIncipit Nr. 1.1.1
    1.1.2 S coro Coro [di soldati romani], 3/4 ; GIncipit Nr. 1.1.2 – Vivi a noi vivi all'impero
  • Further notes

    Scoring: S (4), T (2), Coro S, Coro A, Coro T, vl 1, vl 2, vla, b, fl (2), ob (2), cor (2), b
    Notes: Act I: no recitatives; composer and singer are indicated at the right top of each aria; roles are not indicated; singers correspond with those of first performance (Turin, 1740); Act II and III: from later productions
    Act I and II: different, recurring hands; Act III: one hand, separate pagination
    Different sizes: Act I: 22,5 x 29 cm; Act II and III: 22,5 x 32 cm; Act II, scene 10: Trio: 22,5 x 31,5 cm
    Act II, scene 5, aria: Aquilio indicated as soprano (C-1)
    Substitution arias are inserted in an appendix to Adriano in Siria, catalogued under B Bc 2094
    Act II, scene 10: trio for Emirena, Farnaspe, Osroa (p.149-176): the copy is taken from a version of Demofoonte (see entry 1740)
    Dramatic roles named, standardized: Emirena (S) , Farnaspe (S) , Sabina (S) , Adriano (S) , Osroa (T) , Aquilio (T) , Coro di soldati romani
    Performer: Strada del Pò, Anna Maria [Ascertained] , Solari [Ascertained] , Conti, Gioacchino [Ascertained] , Novelli, Felice [Ascertained]
Library (siglum) shelfmark: B-Bc  2093
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