Admeto, HWV 22 (Handel, George Frideric)

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Aria: Cangio d’aspetto (Act I, Scene 6)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Ivdruiz (2008/7/17)

Editor Friedrich Chrysander (1826–1901)
Publisher. Info. Georg Friedrich Händels Werke. Band 73
Leipzig: Deutsche Händelgesellschaft, 1877. Plate H.W. 73.
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Overture, Act I

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Fynnjamin (2011/7/5)

Copyist Johann Gottfried Grundig (ca.1706-1773)
Johann Gottlieb Morgenstern (1687-1763)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1725-35).
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Misc. Notes Sächsische Landesbibliothek, Dresden (D-Dl): Mus.2410-F-29
Includes 5 movements from Ouverture-Suite, TWV 55:D3 by Telemann
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Overture, Act II

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Fynnjamin (2011/7/5)

Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1731-50).
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Misc. Notes Sächsische Landesbibliothek, Dresden (D-Dl): Mus.2410-F-77
Includes anonymous movements after the ouverture. Schrank II coll.
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Massenetique (2011/11/3)

Editor Ebenezer Prout (1835-1909)
Language English / Italian
Translator Nathan Haskell Dole (1852-1935), English text
Publisher. Info. Songs and Airs of G.F. Handel, Vol.I (pp.45-50)
Boston: Oliver Ditson Co., 1905. Plate ML-1085-6.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Aria: Cangio d’aspetto (Act I, Scene 6)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Keanur (2017/6/4)

Arranger William Thomas Best (1826-1897)
Publisher. Info. Arrangements from the Scores of the Great Masters, Vol.2 (pp.348-352)
London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d. Plate 2229.
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General Information

Work Title Admeto
Alternative. Title Admeto, rè di Tessaglia ; Admetus, King of Thessaly
Composer Handel, George Frideric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HWV 22
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGH 5
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1726
First Performance. 1727-1-31 in London: King's Theatre in the Haymarket
Francesco Bernardi, called "Senesino" (Admeto)
Faustina Bordoni (Alceste)
Francesca Cuzzoni (Antigona)
Giuseppe Maria Boschi (Ercole)
Anna Dotti (Orindo)
Antonio Baldi (Trasimede)
Giovanni Battista Palmerini (Meraspe)
Librettist Bartolomeo Ortensio Mauro (1634–1725)
Aurelio Aureli (1652-1708)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Cast
Alceste (soprano)
Antigona (soprano)
Admeto (alto-castrato)
Ercole (bass)
Trasimede (alto-castrato)
Orindo (contralto)
Meraspe (baritone)
Apollo (bass)
A voice (baritone)
Orchestra
flute, 2 oboes, 2 horns, strings (3 violins), continuo (cello, lute, harpsichord)
External Links Wikipedia article - Italian libretto.