Publio Cornelio Scipione, HWV 20 (Handel, George Frideric)

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Sinfonia in D Major (Act III, Scene 5)

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Michrond (2016/8/23)

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Ivdruiz (2008/7/17)

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Publisher. Info. Georg Friedrich Händels Werke. Band 71
Leipzig: Deutsche Händelgesellschaft, 1877. Plate H.W. 71.
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Overture

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Publisher. Info. Handel's Overtures in Score
London: I. Walsh, No.676, n.d.
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Overture

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Fynnjamin (2011/7/7)

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Misc. Notes Schrank II coll.
Possibly missing Oboes.
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Aria: Tutta raccolta ancor

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Arranger Amelia Lehmann (1838-1903) as A.L.
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Translator Theophilus Marzials (1850-1920), English text
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., 1895. Plate H. 1233.
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Misc. Notes The recitative which precedes this aria is taken from Giulio Cesare.
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Aria: Scoglio d'immota fronte

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Philip Lawton (2016/7/21)

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March (Act I, Scene 1)

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Dleber (2014/3/15)

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Aria: Dimmi cara

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Pierre Gouin (2011/10/28)

Arranger Peter Prelleur (1705-1741)
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Publisher. Info. Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2005
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Misc. Notes From The Modern Musick-Master, VI. The Harpsichord Illustrated and Improv’d (1731).
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Sinfonia in D Major (Act III, Scene 5)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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General Information

Work Title Scipione
Alternative. Title Publio Cornelio Scipione
Composer Handel, George Frideric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HWV 20
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1726-03-02
First Performance. 1726-3-12 in London: King's Theatre in the Haymarket
  • Scipio : Antonio Baldi (alto-castrato)
  • Lucejo : Francesco Bernardi, called "Senesino" (alto-castrato)
  • Berenice : Francesca Cuzzoni (soprano)
  • Lelio : Luigi Antinori (tenor)
  • Ernando : Giuseppe Maria Boschi (bass)
  • Armira : Livia Costantini, called "La Polacchina" (soprano)
Librettist Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687-1765), after Antonio Salvi, 1704
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, orchestra
Cast
Scipione, commander of the Roman army (alto castrato)
Lucejo, Spanish prince, in disguise in the Roman army (alto castrato)
Lelio, Roman general (tenor)
Berenice, prisoner (soprano)
Armira, prisoner (soprano)
Ernando, King of the Balearic Islands and father to Berenice (bass)
Orchestra
2 recorders, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, [bassoon]
2 horns, strings, continuo (cello, lute, harpsichord)
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Misc. Comments

  • The 1730-11-3 revival included 2 new arias for Fabri.