Arsilda, regina di Ponto

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Arsilda, regina di Ponto is a dramma per musica by Antonio Vivaldi. The opera was first performed at the Teatro Sant'Angelo in Venice on 27 or 28 October 1716.[1]

Roles[edit]

Role Voice type Premiere cast, 1716
(Conductor: – )
Arsilda mezzo-soprano Anna Vincenza Dotti
Nicandro soprano (en travesti) Antonia Pellizzari
Cisardo bass Angelo Zannoni
Tamese tenor Annibale Pio Fabri
Barzane soprano castrato Carlo Valcata
Mirinda soprano Maria Teresa Cotti
Lisea mezzo-soprano Anna Maria Fabbri

Recordings[edit]

Conductor: Federico Mario Sardelli. Orchestra: Caro da Camera Italiano. Singers: Simonetta Cavalli, Lucia Sciannimanico, Elena Cecchi Fedi, Nicky Kennedy, Joseph Cornwell, Sergio Foresti, Alessandra Rossi. Date: 15-24 July 2001. Issued: 2004. Label: CPO 999 740-2

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