Arminio (‘Arminius’; ‘Hermann’)
- Anthony Hicks
Opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel to a libretto anonymously adapted from Antonio Salvi Arminio (1703, Pratolino); London, Covent Garden Theatre, 12 January 1737.
Handel composed Arminio immediately after drafting Giustino, completing the ‘filling-out’ of the score on 14 October 1736. It was the first new opera in Handel’s season of ...