Ormisda, re di Persia (Caldara, Antonio)

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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1721).
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Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna (A-Wn): Mus.Hs.18253.
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Work Title Ormisda, re di Persia
Alternative. Title Dramma per musica da rappresentarsi nella Cesarea Corte per il Nome Gloriosissimo
della Sac. Ces. e Catt. Real Maestà di Carlo VI. Imperadore de' Romani, sempre
Augusto. Per comando della Sac. Ces. e Catt. Real Maesta di Elisabetta
Cristina Imperadrice Regnante. L'anno 1721.
Composer Caldara, Antonio
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1721
First Performance. 1721-11-04 in Vienna: Hoftheater
Premiere Cast
Francesco Borosini (Ormisda)
Anna d'Ambrevil (Palmira)
Gaetano Orsini (Arsace)
Pietro Casati (Cosroe)
Rosa d'Ambrevil (Artenice)
Giovanni? (Mitrane)
Christoph Praun (Erismeno)
Librettist Apostolo Zeno (1669-1750)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 7 voices, chorus, orchestra
Cast
Ormisda (T)
Palmira (A)
Arsace (A)
Cosroe (A)
Artenice (S)
Mitrane (S)
Erismeno (B)
Mixed Chorus (SATB)
Orchestra
2 oboes, 2 chalumeau, bassoons, 8 trumpets, 2 timpani, strings, continuo

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Operas and other stage works by Antonio Caldara