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Alceste - Excerpts. Arr; S, strings; WotG 1A.37/97


Name Gluck, Christoph Willibald (1714-1787)
Standardized title Alceste
Subheading Excerpts. Arr
Scoring summary S, strings
Key or mode c
Title on source Misero! e che farò!
RISM ID No. 806550268

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Zweig MS. 34


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Dolce / Andante un poco
Voice/instrument vl 1
Key or mode c
PAE Code
Work number 1.1.2
Voice/instrument S
Key or mode c
Text incipit Misero e che farò
PAE Code


Total scoring S, vl (2), vla, vlc

Material description

Type Autograph manuscript
Publishing, Printing and Production Information 1760-1800
Format, extent score: 8f.
Dimensions 22.5 x 31 cm

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], ca. 1767
An arrangement by the composer of the aria 'Misero! e che farò' from his opera Alceste. In this arrangement the orchestration is reduced and there is a different ending
Pieringer; Aloys Fuchs; Sigismund Thalberg; Josef Liebeskind; Stefan Zweig. On loan to the British Library between 1981 and 1986. Presented to the British Library in May 1986 by the heirs of Stefan Zweig
Stefan Zweig Collection
Comment on scoring: VSol 1000. strings 11110


Catalog of works WotG , 1A.37/97
Bibliographic reference SearleC 1999 , p.42-43

Index terms

Subject heading Operas
Arias (voc.)
Language of text ita
Name Calzabigi, Ranieri de (1714-1795) [Text author]
Fuchs, Aloys (1799-1853) [Former owner]
Liebeskind, Josef (1866-1916) [Former owner]
Pieringer [Former owner]
Thalberg, Sigismund (1812-1871) [Former owner]
Zweig, Stefan (1881-1942) [Former owner]

Related resources

External resource [digitized version] Digitalisat f.1r-2r [Digitalization]