Alcina, HWV 34 (Handel, George Frideric)

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Rgagnaux (2017/9/12)

Performer Pages Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (orchestra)
Performers Edmond Appia (conductor)
Publisher Info. Lusanne: Radio Suisse Romande, 1963.
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Prelude (Act I, Scene 14)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2016/9/17)

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Ivdruiz (2008/7/18)

Editor Friedrich Chrysander (1826–1901)
Publisher. Info. Georg Friedrich Händels Werke. Band 86
Leipzig: Deutsche Händelgesellschaft, 1868. Plate H.W. 86.
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Bassani (2012/7/4)

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Fynnjamin (2011/6/20)

Copyist Johann Georg Pisendel (1687-1755)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1735-55).
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Amatus (2016/1/16)

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Overture

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Fynnjamin (2011/6/20)

Copyist Johann Georg Pisendel (1687-1755)
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Misc. Notes Sächsische Landesbibliothek, Dresden (D-Dl): Mus.2410-F-43a. Schrank II coll.
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Il Ballo: Alla Breve (Act I, No.4)

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Massenetique (2011/11/4)

Editor Ebenezer Prout (1835-1909)
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Publisher. Info. Songs and Airs of G.F. Handel, Vol.I: High Voice (pp.57-64)
Boston: Oliver Ditson Co., 1905. Plate ML-1088-8.
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Massenetique (2011/11/7)

Editor Ebenezer Prout (1835-1909)
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Translator Nathan Haskell Dole (1852-1935), English text
Publisher. Info. Songs and Airs of G.F. Handel, Vol.II: Low Voice (pp.77-79)
Boston: Oliver Ditson Co., 1905. Plate ML-1132-3.
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Pierre Gouin (2011/9/29)

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Publisher. Info. Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2010
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Piano reduction of the orchestra score.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Harpsichord solo (Gouin)

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Overture

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From Handel’s Sixty Overtures from all his Operas and Oratorios Set for the Harpsichord or Organ
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Prelude (Act I, Scene 14)

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General Information

Work Title Alcina
Alternative. Title
Composer Handel, George Frideric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HWV 34
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGH 39
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1735
First Performance. 1735-04-16 in London: Covent Garden Theatre
Librettist Riccardo Broschi (ca.1698–1756)
Lodovico Ariosto (1474–1533)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, orchestra
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Misc. Comments

Opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel to an anonymous libretto after Cantos VI and VII of Ludovico Ariosto’s Orlando furioso, adapted from the libretto for Riccardo Broschi’s L’isola di Alcina (1728, Rome)