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Händel, Georg Friedrich


Name Händel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Standardized title Acis and Galatea
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary orch
Title on source Overtura XIV | In Acis, e Galatea
RISM ID No. 00000400065559

Library information

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


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Overtura
Voice/instrument vl 1
Key or mode B|b
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.1
Title of movement, tempo Tempo giusto


Strings 11100
Woodwinds 0201
Basso continuo [bc unspecified]

Material description

Type Manuscript
Format, extent 1 score (vol.1)
Dimensions in quer-4

Further information

Note on Performance First performance date: [summer 1718 Cannons, Edgware]
First performance date: 10.6.1732 London, King's Theatre in the Haymarket


Catalog of works HWV , 49a/1
HWV , 49b

Index terms

Subject heading Oratorios
Name Gay, John (1685-1732) [Text author]
Ovidius Naso, Publius (ca. v. Chr. 43-18) [Text author]

Related Titles

Parent record 400065546 Overtures