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Armida ( by Haydn)locked

  • Mary Hunter

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Dramma eroico in three acts by Joseph Haydn to a libretto by Nunziato Porta , after Torquato Tasso ’s epic poem Gerusalemme liberata; Eszterháza, 26 February 1784.

The original cast featured Matilde Bologna (Armida), Prospero Braghetti (Rinaldo), Antonio Specioli (Ubaldo), Paolo Mandini (Idreno), Costanza Valdesturla (Zelmira) and Leopold Dichtler (Clotarco). ...

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