Siroe, re di Persia (Hasse, Johann Adolph)

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Complete (1733 Version)

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Copyist Copyist A from Munich court
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1745).
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Misc. Notes Sächsische Landesbibliothek, Dresden (D-Dl): Mus.2477-F-16.
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Selections (1733 Version)

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Copyist Johann Gottlieb Morgenstern (1687-1763)
Johann Georg Pisendel (1687–1755)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d. (1734)
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Misc. Notes Schrank II collection
RISM 270000694
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Misc. Notes Source: Manuscript score in Oesterreichische Nationalbibliothek Wien, HS 17256. - Facsimile edition: Italian Opera 1640-1770, Garland 1977. - The score has no pagination.
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Misc. Notes The Library of the Royal Conservatory of Brussels (B-Bc): 15000.
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Publisher. Info. Bologna: Clemente Maria Sassi [1733].
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Misc. Notes Biblioteca Nazionale Braidense, Milan (I-Mb): Racc.dramm.4272.
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General Information

Work Title Siroe re di Persia
Alternative. Title Dramma per musica in tre atti
Composer Hasse, Johann Adolph
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts (each with 17, 15, 14 scenes)
First Performance. 1733-05-02 in Bologna: Teatro Malvezzi A
1763-08-03 in Dresden: Hofoper (Opernhaus am Zwinger) B
First Publication. 1736 – London: Charles Bennet (libretto and "favorite songs", only)
1763 – Warsaw (Varsovie): M. Groell (vocal score? - 2nd version.)
Librettist Pietro Metastasio (1698-1782)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation see below

1733 Version A

Cast
Cosroe (tenor)
Siroe (soprano)
Medarse (soprano)
Emira (alto)
Laodice (soprano)
Arasse (alto)
Mixed Chorus (SAT)
Orchestra
2 oboes, 2 horns, strings, continuo

1763 Version B

Cast
Cosroe (tenor)
Siroe (soprano)
Medarse (soprano)
Emira (alto)
Laodice (soprano)
Arasse (soprano)
Mixed Chorus (SAT)
Orchestra
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 horns, strings, continuo
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information The following items were used in the 1735 pasticcio Bajazet, RV 703 by Vivaldi
  1. Vedeste mai sul prato
  2. La sorte mia spietata
  3. Spesso tra vaghe rose

Misc. Comments

Operas and other stage works by Johann Adolph Hasse


No chorus? from description @ RISM. RISM.info has much material pertaining to Hasse’s Siroe, including the 3-volume score above of a manuscript copy of the first version, many excerpts, etc.