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Musikhandschrift

Händel, Georg Friedrich

[Ascertained]
Siroe re di Persia
  • Work information

    Text author: Haym, Nicola Francesco [Ascertained]; Metastasio, Pietro [Ascertained]
    Language: Italian
    Genre: Operas
    Catalog of works: HWV 24
  • Source description

    Title on source: [binding title:] Siroe | an Opera | The Musick | by | M.|r Handel
    Material:
    • score: 88f.
      Manuscript copy: 1700-1799 (18.sc); 37,5 x 28 cm
      Copyist: Smith, John Christopher Senior [Conjectural]
  • Incipits

    1.1.1 vl 1, c Ouverture.; gIncipit Nr. 1.1.1
    1.2.1 B Cosroe, c Atto Primo, sc. i.Incipit Nr. 1.2.1 – [Figli di voi non meno]
    1.3.1 vl 1, c [Aria]. Allegro; dIncipit Nr. 1.3.1
    1.3.2 B [Cosroe], c ; dIncipit Nr. 1.3.2 – Se il mio paterno amore
  • Further notes

    Scoring: S (3), A, B (2), vl (3), vla, ob (2), fag, bc
    Notes: Interpretennamen auf f.85r: "Faust[ina] e Cuzz[oni] - S"; "Senes[ino]-S"; "Baldi - A"; "Boschi e Palmer[ini] - B"
    Names of interpreters on f.85r: "Faust[ina] e Cuzz[oni] - S"; "Senes[ino]-S"; "Baldi - A"; "Boschi e Palmer[ini] - B"
    Bezifferter Baß b.fig
    Figured bass b.fig
    Bei der Handschrift Eg. 2926 (i+88f.) handelt es sich um vol.17 der "Granville Collection" (Eg. 2910-2946 in GB-Lbl; siehe US-GR), Eg. 2915-2930 Opern
    The manuscript Eg. 2926 (i+88f.) is vol.17 of the "Granville Collection" (Eg. 2910-2946 in GB-Lbl; see US-GR), Eg. 2915-2930 operas
    Das Exlibris von Bernard Granville von Calwich Abbey / Grafschaft Stafford (1709-1775) ist am Beginn jedes Bandes in GB-Lbl Eg. 2910-2946 hinzugefügt
    The bookplate of Bernard Granville of Calwich Abbey / county Stafford (1709-1775) is inserted at the beginning of each vol. in GB-Lbl Eg. 2910-2946
    "Granville Collection" (GB-Lbl Eg. 2910-2946): Werke von G. F. Händel, von denen die meisten von seinem Sekretär John Christopher Smith senior niedergeschrieben wurden
    "Granville Collection" (GB-Lbl Eg. 2910-2946): Works by G. F. Handel, most of them transcribed by his amanuensis, John Christopher Smith, senior
    GB-Lbl Eg. 2910-2946 (37vol.): Fast alle Partituren wurden von der Händelgesellschaft, die diese Handschriften offensichtlich nicht kannte, mit beachtlichen Abweichungen herausgegeben
    GB-Lbl Eg. 2910-2946 (37vol.): Almost all the scores are published, but with considerable variations, by the Händel-Gesellschaft, to whom the present manuscripts were evidently unknown
    GB-Lbl Eg. 2910-2946: Einband aus Kalbsleder (Streifen von originalem Leder hineingelegt)
    GB-Lbl Eg. 2910-2946: calf binding (panels of original leather inlaid)
    Note on performance: Performance date: 17.02.1728 London, King's Theatre
    Dramatic roles named, standardized: Siroe (S) , Emira (S) , Laodice (S) , Medarse (A) , Arasse (B) , Cosroe
    Bibliographic reference: Hughes-HughesB 1906 deest
    Performer: Cuzzoni, Francesca [Ascertained] , Bernardi, Francesco [Ascertained] , Baldi, Antonio [Ascertained] , Boschi, Giuseppe Maria [Ascertained] , Palmerini, Giovanni Battista [Ascertained] , Bordoni-Hasse, Faustina [Ascertained]
  • Provenance

    Former owner: Granville, Bernard
    Provenance note: Calwich Library, Calwich
    Former owner: Calwich Library
Library (siglum) shelfmark: GB-Lbl  Eg. 2926
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