Love in a Village: a Comic Opera As it is Performed at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden. For the Harpsicord, Voice, German Flute, or Violin. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Love in a Village: a Comic Opera As it is Performed at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden. For the Harpsicord, Voice, German Flute, or Violin.
  • Added Title Love in a Village: a Comic Opera. Book I.
  • Added Title Love in a Village: a Comic Opera. Book II.
  • Added Title Love in a Village: a Comic Opera. Book III.
  • Added Title Love in a Village: a Comic Opera. Book IV.

Creator

  • Compiler: Arne, Thomas Augustine, 1710-1778
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Also composed some of the music.
  • Librettist: Bickerstaff, Isaac, 1735-1812
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Composer: Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Boyce
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Howard
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Baildon, Joseph, 1727?-1774
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Festing, Michael Christian, d. 1752
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Geminiani, Francesco, 1687-1762
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Galuppi
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Giardini, Felice, 1716-1796
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Paradies, Pietro Domenico, 1707-1791
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Composer: Agus
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Most likely Giuseppe Agus.
  • Composer: Abos, Girolamo, 1715-1760
    Contributor Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Walsh, I.
    Place of Publication: London, England
    Additional Info: "London. Printed for I. Walsh in Catharine Street in the Strand."

Date

  • Creation: 1763

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Vocal score for Love in a Village is broken into four labeled sections ('books'), each of which has a separate title page, and includes the music from the comic opera which has figured bass. Some of the music includes underlaid lyrics and the names of the persons who performed the pieces. Table of contents for the entire work is on page [1]. According to Grove Music Online, the opera is the story of a heroine (Rosetta) who runs away from an unhappy marriage.
  • Physical Description: 1 vocal score (62 p.) ; 24 x 33 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Operas -- Vocal scores with continuo.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Operas -- Vocal scores with piano.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Operas -- 18th century.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Humerous stories.
  • Keyword: comic operas
  • Keyword: pasticcios
  • Keyword: ballad operas
  • Keyword: Rosetta

Collection

  • Name: Virtual Music Rare Book Room
    Code: VRBR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Music Library
    Code: UNTML

Resource Type

  • Musical Score/Notation

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • OCLC: 21820821
  • Call Number: M1503.A74 L62 1763
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1463237
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc25957

Note

  • Display Note: Full title as it appears on the (first) title page: Love in a Village: a Comic Opera As it is Perform'd at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden. The Musick by Handel, Boyce, Arne, Howard, Baildon, Festing, Geminiani, Galuppi, Giardini, Paradies, Agus, Abos. For the Harpsicord, Voice, German Flute, or Violin. Book I.
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