Idomeneo : dramma eroico in tre atti, volume 2

Description:

This score is special edition of Mozart's opera "Idomeneo" issued by subscription by J. Frey in ca. 1822. The cursive signature J. Frey appears in ink at the bottom of the t.p.

This edition is in two volumes. Volume 1 lists the names of subscribers and has a table of contents for each of the three acts with the incipit of first lines of texts of arias, recitatives and choruses. Volume 1 also contains the overture of the opera and the first act. Volume 2 contains the second and third acts.

According to New Grove, in 1780 Mozart received a commission to composed a serious opera on a libretto by the Salzburg cleric Giambattista Varesco, which the latter based on Antoine Danchet's Idoménée.

Creator(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Creation Date: 1821
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Creator (Composer):
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.

"Messo in musica dal Signor W.A. Mozart"--T.p.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: J. Frey
Publisher Info: Au magasin de J. Frey, artiste de l'Académie Royale, editeur de musique, [successeur] de M. Méhulm Cherubini, Kreutzer, Rode et compagnie, Place de Victoires, No.8.
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1821
Description:

This score is special edition of Mozart's opera "Idomeneo" issued by subscription by J. Frey in ca. 1822. The cursive signature J. Frey appears in ink at the bottom of the t.p.

This edition is in two volumes. Volume 1 lists the names of subscribers and has a table of contents for each of the three acts with the incipit of first lines of texts of arias, recitatives and choruses. Volume 1 also contains the overture of the opera and the first act. Volume 2 contains the second and third acts.

According to New Grove, in 1780 Mozart received a commission to composed a serious opera on a libretto by the Salzburg cleric Giambattista Varesco, which the latter based on Antoine Danchet's Idoménée.

Note:

From the t.p. of volume 1: Edition dediée aux souscripteurs, par l'editeur. No.5 de la collection des opéras de Mozart.

Physical Description:

1 score (179-491 p.) ; 35 cm.

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Relation: Has part: Idomeneo : dramma eroico in tre atti, [volume 1]
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 20080606 |
  • CALL-NO: M1500.M84 I45 1821 V. 2
  • UNTCAT: b1369536 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc11798
Resource Type: Musical Score/Notation
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