Stiffelio (Verdi, Giuseppe)



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Caprotti (2008/11/18)

Publisher. Info. Milan: Giovanni Ricordi, n.d.[1850]. Plate 22944.
Misc. Notes Color scan; the bottoms of the pages are degraded, and in a few places the lowest notes have disappeared.
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PMLP55371-Verdi - Stiffelio.pdf

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Caprotti (2013/5/6)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Léon Escudier, n.d. Plate L.E. 1435.
Misc. Notes poor grey scan
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PMLP55371-Verdi - Stiffelio (vs Escudier).pdf

Arrangements and Transcriptions


For Piano solo (Unia)
See: La moda, Op.77 (Unia, Giuseppe) - No.16
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General Information

Work Title Stiffelio
Alternative. Title
Composer Verdi, Giuseppe
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1850
First Performance. 1850-11-16 in Trieste, Teatro Grande
First Publication. 1850
Librettist Francesco Maria Piave (1810–1876)
after Le pasteur, ou L'évangile et le foyer by Émile Souvestre
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 8 Vocal soli, Chorus, Orchestra
flute (also piccolo), 2 oboes (2nd also English horn), 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons,
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, cimbasso,
timpani, snare drum, bass drum, cymbals, organ, strings
Related Works First version of Aroldo
External Links Wikipedia article
Opera Guide
Synopsis (English)
Libretto (original language)

Misc. Comments


  • Stiffelio, Ministro Assasveriano, Tenore
  • Lina, sua moglie, figlia di Stankar,Soprano.
  • Stankar,vecchio colonnello Conte dell'Impero, Baritono
  • Raffaele,nobile di Leuthold,Tenore
  • Jorg, altro vecchio Ministro, Basso
  • Federico di Frengel, cugino di Lina,Tenore
  • Dorotea,cugina di Lina, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Fritz,servo che non parla
  • Coro: Amici del Conte e Discepoli di Stiffelio, Popolo Assasveriano.

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