Per costume, o mio bel nume (Carolina of Savoy, Maria)

Authorship Note
The attribution of this was to Maria Carolina of Savoy is conjectural; see below, Comments.

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by D-Dl
Giovanni Tribuzio (2017/8/10)

Copyist Copyist S-Dl-222 (conjectured)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1781).
Misc. Notes Sächsische Landesbibliothek, Dresden (D-Dl): Mus.1-F-49,12-12
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General Information

Work Title Per costume, o mio bel nume
Alternative. Title
Composer Carolina of Savoy, Maria
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMC 1
Key G major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1781
Librettist Pietro Metastasio
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation Voices: soprano
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 horns, strings (no violas), continuo
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Identification of Maria Carolina of Savoy (Maria Caroline, Prinzessin von Sachsen) as the composer is conjectural. See D-Dl Mus.1-F-49,12-12 (source). "Identification of Maria Carolinas as a composer of the aria on the basis of a note from another hand in the upper right of p.1: "di Carolina Pincipessa] di Sassonia nata di Savoya." See A New Woman Composer is Born in RISM.