Rodrigo, HWV 5 (Handel, George Frideric)

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Performances

Naxos

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Overture

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Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection, and are also included in the Mondrup Recorder Collection. Transposed to G major.
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Aria 'Pugneran con noi le stelle' (Act I, Scene 1)

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For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Fredde Ceneri d'Amor (Act II, Scene 4)

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Sheet Music

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Editor Friedrich Chrysander (1826–1901)
Publisher. Info. Georg Friedrich Händels Werke. Band 56
Leipzig: Deutsche Händelgesellschaft, 1873. Plate H.W. 56.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For String Orchestra

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4 more: Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos and Basses

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Arranger Helmut Kickton
Publisher. Info. Bad Kreuznach: Kreuznacher Diakonie Kantorei
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Overture

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Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection, and are also included in the Mondrup Recorder Collection. Transposed to G major. The 178-measure Passacaille has been omitted.
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Gavotte

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Arranger Adolf Grünwald (1826-1901)
Otto Standke (1832-1885)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, n.d.(ca.1880). Plate 11101.
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Misc. Notes The cover of this score says that it is for cello and piano, though the music itself is clearly for violin. Handel called this movement Matelot.
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For Piano 4 hands (Winkler)

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Arranger Louis Winkler (1820–1886)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, n.d. Collection Litolff No.11073
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Aria 'Pugneran con noi le stelle' (Act I, Scene 1)

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For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Fredde Ceneri d'Amor (Act II, Scene 4)

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General Information

Work Title Rodrigo
Alternative. Title Vincer se stesso è la maggior vittoria
Name Translations Ροντρίγκο; Родриго; رودريغو
Name Aliases Vincer se stesso e la maggior vittoria
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 186123695; LCCN: no99062031; GND: 300359764; BNF: 140168895
Composer Handel, George Frideric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HWV 5
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGH 431
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1707
First Performance. 1707-11 in Florence: Teatro Cocomero
  • Rodrigo, King of Spain: Stefano Frilli (soprano-castrato)
  • Esilena, his wife: Anna Maria Cecchi Torri, called "La Beccarina" (soprano)
  • Giuliano, count of Ceuta: Francesco Guicciardi (tenor)
  • Florinda, sister of Giuliano: Aurelia Marcello (soprano)
  • Evanco, King of Aragon: Caterina Azzolini, called "La Valentina" (soprano)
  • Fernando: Giuseppe Perini (alto-castrato)
Librettist After Francesco Silvani, 1700
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation SSSSAT soloists, two oboes, two recorders, strings and continuo.
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