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Alessandro - orch; HWV 21


Name Händel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Standardized title Alessandro
Scoring summary orch
Title on source Alessandro
RISM ID No. 806549715

Library information

Library siglum GB-Mp MS. 130Hd4v.292-298(2)


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Alessandro
Voice/instrument vl 1
Key or mode D
PAE Code


Total scoring vl (2), vla, vlc, fl (2), ob (2), cemb

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, Printing and Production Information 1720-1770
Format, extent 7 ms. parts
Dimensions 23 x 29 cm; 29 x 23 cm
Parts held vl 1, vl 2, vla, vlc, fl 1/ob 1, fl 2/ob 2, cemb
Extent (parts) f. 21r-47r; f. 21r-47r; f. 11r-23v; f. 25r-53v;

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], middle of the 18th century
Performed at the King's Theatre, Haymarket, London, on 5 May, 1726
Henry Watson Music Library
Comment on scoring: woodwinds 2200. strings 11110. keyb


Catalog of works HWV , 21

Index terms

Subject heading Operas
Language of text eng

Related Titles

Parent record 806549717 Pieces