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Handel's operas, 1704-1726

Author: Winton Dean; J Merrill Knapp
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of all of Handel's operas, this book takes the story as far as the spring of 1726, when the Italian singer Faustina Bordoni arrived in London, and covers Handel's first 17 surviving  Read more...

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Named Person: George Frideric Handel; George Frideric Handel; Georg Friedrich Händel; Georg Friedrich Händel; George Frideric Handel
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Winton Dean; J Merrill Knapp
ISBN: 0193152193 9780193152199
OCLC Number: 12106982
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xx, 751 pages, 17 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits, music, facsimiles ; 25 cm
Contents: Handel as opera composer --
Performance practice --
The German background : opera in Hamburg --
Almira, Königin von Castilien --
The lost Hamburg operas --
The Italian background, 1706-1709 --
Vincer se stesso è la maggior vittoria (Rodrigo) --
Agrippina --
The English background : Italian opera in London, 1705-1710 --
The first London period, 1711-1717 --
Rinaldo --
Il Pastor fido --
Teseo --
Silla --
Amadigi di Gaula --
The Royal Academy to the arrival of Faustina Bordoni, 1719-1726 --
Radamisto --
Muzio Scevola --
Floridante --
Ottone rè di Germania --
Flavio rè de' Longobardi --
Giulio Cesare in Egitto --
Tamerlano --
Rodelinda --
Scipione.
Responsibility: Winton Dean and John Merrill Knapp.
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