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Home » Composers » German Composers » GF Handel » Handel Operas » Faramondo

Faramondo

By George Frideric Handel (Georg Friedrich Händel)

Score

Handel, Faramondo - Chrysander (HG) score (pdf)

Recordings

Handel. Faramondo. (HWV 39, London 1738). Virgin Classics 2166112 (3 CDs, February 2009). Diego Fasolis, I Barocchisti. Clotilde: Sophie Karthäuser, soprano; Adolfo: Philippe Jaroussky, countertenor; Faramondo: Max Emmanuel Cencic, countertenor; Rosimonda: Marina de Liso, mezzo-soprano; Gerando: Xavier Sabata, countertenor; Childerico: Terry Wey, countertenor; Tebaldo: Fulvio Bettini, baritone; Gustavo: In-Sung Sim, bass. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP

Related Operas

Francesco Gasparini. Faramondo (Rome 1720). Basis for Handel's opera in text and music.

Pollarolo. Faramondo (Venice 1699). The original setting of Zeno's libretto.

References

Winton Dean. Handel's Operas, 1726-1741 (Boydell Press 2006).

R. Strohm, "Handel and his Italian opera texts"; "Francesco Gasparini's later operas and Handel". Essays on Handel and the Italian Opera. (Oxford University Press 1985).

Links

Le magazine de l'opera-baroque page on Faramondo


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