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|Work Title||Il fanatico per gli antichi romani|
|Alternative. Title||Commedia per musica in tre atti|
|First Performance.||1777 in Naples: Teatro dei Fiorentini|
|Librettist||Giuseppe Palomba (1765-1825)|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Classical|
|Instrumentation||voices, orchestra (2 flutes, 2 oboes, bassoon, 2 horns, 2 harps, strings, continuo)|
Cimarosa wrote this with flute and oboe parts never playing together; so the flute parts would have been "doubled" by oboe players. The bassoon solo in Act II Finale is within the continuo part. The closing chorus is probably just for all the soloists, and not really a separate chorus.