Ercole in Tebe (Melani, Jacopo)

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Publisher. Info. Versailles: André Danican Philidor, 1699
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Misc. Notes Extract from fonds Philidor - Composed for Côme III de Médicis & Marguerite Louise d'Orléans wedding- very bad quality scan on top of all pages
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PMLP130556-Melani Ercole in Tebe Prolog & Acts 1&2.pdf

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Misc. Notes Scored for Strings, however cornetti and trombone may also be indicated (no labels in parts).
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Double Reed Quartet (Kram)

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Misc. Notes Transposed to B flat from original key of D major and a few shifts in oboe and english horn for playability.
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General Information

Work Title Ercole in Tebe, Festa teatrale
Alternative. Title
Composer Melani, Jacopo
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Prolog & 5 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1661
First Performance. 1661-06-25 in Firenze: Théâtre della Pergola (possibly July 8).
Librettist Giovanni Andrea Moniglia (1624-1700)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Rôles
Berecinta (Ut 1), Giove (Fa 4), Nettuno (Fa 4), Plutone (Fa 4), la Gloria (Ut 1), la Virtù (Ut 1),
Lico (Fa 4), Aristeo (Ut 4), Ilo (Ut 1), Iole (Ut 1), Megara (Ut 1), Ercole (Ut 4),
Alceste (Ut 4), Sifone (Ut 4), Arsace (Ut 4), Giunone (Ut 1), Mercurio (Ut 3), Zefiro (Ut 1),
Ebe (Ut 1), Iride (Ut 1 ), Caronte (Fa 4), Iolao (Ut 2), Aletto (Ut 4), Proserpina (Ut 1), Venere (Ut 1),
Radamanto (Ut 4), Minos (Ut 4), Teseo (Ut 3), Clitarco (Ut 3)

Chorus

Ut 3, Ut 4, Fa 4 ; Ut 1, Ut 3, Ut 4, Fa 4 ; Sol 2, Ut 1, Ut 3, Ut 4, Fa 4.

Orchestra

Sol 1 (2), Ut 2 ou Ut 3, Fa 4 ; Sol 1, Ut 1, Ut 2, Fa 4.
Mentions d'instrumentation sous la musique : violini, cornetti, trombone.

Incompletes choirs: only continuo marked, the three others lines blank.