Adriano in Siria (Caldara, Antonio)


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Tito Manlio (2015/1/13)

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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1780-1800).
Misc. Notes Bibliothèque nationale de France, Musique (F-Pn): L-3398.
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General Information

Work Title Adriano in Siria
Alternative. Title Dramma per musica in tre atti
Composer Caldara, Antonio
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1732
First Performance. 1732-11-09 in Vienna: Hoftheater
Premiere Cast
Gaetano Orsini (Adriano)
Annibale Pio Fabri (Osroa)
Theresia Holzhauser-Reutter (Emirena)
Barbara Pisani (Sabina)
Pietro Casati (Farnaspe)
Christoph Praun (Aquilio)
Librettist Pietro Metastasio (1698-1782)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Vocal: Emirena (S), Sabina (S), Adriano (A), Farnaspe (A), Osroa (T), Aquilio (B); mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: (2 oboes?), (2 bassoons?), 8 trumpets (4 clarini, 4 trombe), 2 timpani, strings, continuo

Misc. Comments

Operas and other stage works by Antonio Caldara