Silla, GraunWV B:I:27 (Graun, Karl Heinrich)

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Fynnjamin (2011/8/11)

Copyist Johann Gottfried Siebe
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Tito Manlio (2022/8/22)

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Aria: No, no di Libia fra l'arene (Act II)

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Feduol (2022/1/9)

Copyist Johann Christoph Frisch (1738-1815)
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Work Title Silla
Alternative. Title Dramma per musica in tre atti
Composer Graun, Karl Heinrich
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. GraunWV B:I:27
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IKG 63
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1752-1753
First Performance. 1753-03-27 in Berlin, Hofoper
Librettist Frederick II (1712-1786)
Giovanni Pietro Tagliazucchi (1716-1768)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 7 vocal soloists, chorus, orchestra
  • Cast:
Ottavia (S)
Lentulo (S)
Fulvia (S)
Postumio (S)
Metello (S)
Silla (S)
Crisogono (B)
  • Mixed chorus (SSTB)
  • Orchestra:
2 horns, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, strings, continuo

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