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Alkeste - Excerpts; T, orch


Name Schweitzer, Anton (1735-1787)
Standardized title Alkeste
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary T, orch
Title on source Alceste 4|e|r Act. | N. 3. | [...]
Additional title Alceste
Subheading Excerpts
RISM ID No. 00000400008392

Library information

Library siglum CH-Zz AMG XIII 747 & a-n (Ms.868)


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Maestoso
Role Admet
Voice/instrument T
Text incipit O Jugendzeit o goldne Wonne
Work number 1.2.1
Title of movement, tempo Aria
Allegro molto
Role Admet
Voice/instrument T
Key or mode A|b
Text incipit Flieh geliebter Schatten
PAE Code


Solo voice 0010
Strings 11201
Woodwinds 2202
Brass instruments 200
Dramatic roles named, standardized Admet

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Format, extent 14 parts
Dimensions in -4 (quer-4)
Parts held T; vl 1, 2, vla 1, 2, b; fl 1, 2, ob 1, 2, fag 1, 2; cor 1, 2

Further information

Note on Performance First performance date: [28.5.1773 Weimar]


Bibliographic reference WalterZ 1960 , p.122
NeueMus n.d.

Index terms

Subject heading Operas
Language of text ger