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Handel's operas, 1726-1741

Presenting an overview of Handel's final operas by the world's leading authority, this book features chapters that offer synopsis and study of the libretto, discussions of the music, a performance history, and a comparison of different versions of the opera. It also provides a complete overview of the works
Print Book, English, 2006
Boydell Press, Woodbridge, UK, 2006
xx, 565 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, plans, music ; 24 cm
9781843832683, 1843832682
The Rival Queens 1726-1728AlessandroAdmeto Re di TessagliaRiccardo Primo Re d'InghilterraSiroe Re di PersiaTolomeo Re di EgittoThe `Second Academy' 1729-1734LotarioPartenopePoro Re dell'IndieEzioSosarme Re di MediaOrlandoArianna in CretaCovent Garden 1734-1737AriodanteAlcinaAtalantaArminioGiustinoBerenice Regina di EgittoThe Last Operas 1738-1741FaramondoSerseImeneoDeidamia Klappentext