Le cadi dupé

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This is a 1766 copy of the libretto of the one-act comic opera "Le cadi dupé" (The duped judge), by Pierre René Lemonnier to music by Pierre-Alexandre Monsigny. The first performance of the opera took place at the Paris Foire St-Germain on 4 February 1761. Christoph Willibald Gluck's music replaced that of Monsigny's for the 8 December 1761 performance at the Burgtheater in Vienna.

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32 p. ; 19 cm.

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Lemonnier, Pierre René, 1731-1796. 1766.

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  • Chez la veuve Duchesne
    Publisher Info: Chez la veuve Duchesne, librairie, rue S. Jacques, au-dessous de la Fontaine Saint Benoir, au Temple du Goût.
    Place of Publication: Paris, France

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This is a 1766 copy of the libretto of the one-act comic opera "Le cadi dupé" (The duped judge), by Pierre René Lemonnier to music by Pierre-Alexandre Monsigny. The first performance of the opera took place at the Paris Foire St-Germain on 4 February 1761.

Christoph Willibald Gluck's music replaced that of Monsigny's for the 8 December 1761 performance at the Burgtheater in Vienna.

Physical Description

32 p. ; 19 cm.

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Full title as it appears in the t.p.: Le cadi dupé, opéra-comique en un acte, par l'auteur du Maître en droit.

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Virtual Music Rare Book Room

The Virtual Music Rare Book Room is composed primarily of digitized materials held in the UNT Music Library's Edna Mae Sandborn Music Rare Book Room. The collection is particularly strong in eighteenth-century French opera, due in large part to the influence of musicologist Lloyd Hibberd on the development of the collection.

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  • 1766

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  • Aug. 1, 2011, 11:58 a.m.

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Lemonnier, Pierre René, 1731-1796. Le cadi dupé, book, 1766; Paris, France. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39292/: accessed May 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.