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Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: Cantata Orfeo é Euridice

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MS. Mus. d. 298

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'Cantata Orfeo é Euridice del Sigr. Pergolesi [Paymer 115]. Taken from a MSS in the possession of the Revd. Osborne Wight A.M. by Edward Woodley Smith, late choirester [sic] of St. Pauls Cathedral, Feb 6th, 1793'. For soprano, string orchestra and continuo. Begins: Nel chiuso centro. Full score in ink, with later pencil annotations, including comparison with Wight's score (now MS. Mus. d. 4, fols. 6-15).

Dates

  • [late 18th cent.]

Extent

14 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Italian

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. d. 298

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16008

Abstract

'Cantata Orfeo é Euridice del Sigr. Pergolesi', [late 18th cent.]

Biographical / Historical

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710-1736) was a composer. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Faculty of Music Library, 2002.

Physical Facet

12 staves to a page. Watermark: fleur-de-lis above crowned shield / J W / J WHATMAN. Stitched in stiff paper wrappers.

Dimensions

Oblong folio (245 × 305 mm)
Title
'Cantata Orfeo é Euridice' by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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