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Händel, Georg Friedrich


Name Händel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Standardized title Admeto re di Tessaglia
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary orch
Title on source [1:] Overtura VIII | Admeto | [2:] Overtura IX | In Admeto Sec:do
RISM ID No. 00000400065554

Library information

Library siglum CH-N XB obl. 149 (Ms.9677c-d)


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Andante
Voice/instrument vl 1
Key or mode d
PAE Code
Work number 1.1.2
Title of movement, tempo Allegro
Work number 1.2.1
Voice/instrument vl 1
Key or mode B|b
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.2
Title of movement, tempo Allegro


Strings 11110
Woodwinds 0201
Basso continuo [bc unspecified]

Material description

Type Manuscript
Format, extent 1 score (vol.1): p.167-186, 187-205
Dimensions in quer-4

Further information

General note vlc nur in der zweiten Overtüre
Note on Performance First performance date: 31.1.1727 London, King's Theatre in the Haymarket
Description summary Overtures to the 1st and the 2nd act from the opera in 3 acts


Catalog of works HWV , 22

Index terms

Subject heading Operas
Name Aureli, Aurelio [Text author]

Related Titles

Parent record 400065546 Overtures