38. Un dì più felice

From Radamisto, HWV 12a, Atto terzo, Scena XI

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Tempo
Allegro

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Fagotto
  • Tromba I
  • Tromba II
  • Corno I
  • Corno II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Polissena (Soprano)
  • Radamisto (Soprano)
  • Tigrane (Soprano)
  • Zenobia (Contralto)
  • Fraarte (Soprano)
  • Tiridate (Tenore)
  • Farasmane (Basso)
  • Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Cembalo

About the text

  • Author: Nicola Francesco Haym
  • Adapted by Nicola Francesco Haym from L’amor tirannico by Domenico Lalli. The story is derived from Tacitus’ Annals, book xii. Lalli’s text was based on the earlier French play L’amour tyrannique by Georges de Scudéry.

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Contributor

Emma Clarkson

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