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Alceste - Excerpts; orch; WotG 1A.44

Summary

Name Gluck, Christoph Willibald (1714-1787) [Ascertained]
Standardized title Alceste
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary orch
Title on source [caption title:] Ouverture | dell' Opera Alceste | di Gluck.
RISM ID No. 800247492

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl R.M.21.d.8.

Content

Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Ouverture. Un poco moderato
Voice/instrument i
Key or mode d
PAE Code

Distribution

Total scoring vl (2), vla, b, fl (2), ob (2), cor (2), trb (3)

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Format, extent 13 parts
Dimensions 34 x 21 cm
Parts held vl 1, 2, vla, b, fl 1, 2, ob 1, 2, cor 1, 2, trb 1, 2, 3
Extent (parts)

Further information

General note Foliierung des Stimmenmaterials: f.1r-16r
Foliation for all parts: f.1r-16r
Als no.1 in der Handschrift
As no.1 in manuscript
Note on Performance Performance date: 26.12.1767 Wien, Burgtheater
Performance date: 23.04.1776 Paris, Académie Royale de Musique
Description summary Overture from the tragédie lyrique in 3 acts

References

Catalog of works WotG , 1A.44
Bibliographic reference SquireK 1927 , vol.2, p.262, no.1

Index terms

Subject heading Operas
Overtures
Name Calzabigi, Ranieri de (1714-1795) [Text author] [Ascertained]
Du Roullet, François Louis Gaud Lebland (1716-1786) [Text author] [Ascertained]

Related Titles

Parent record 800247491 6 Instrumental pieces