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  • Anthony Hicks


Opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel to a libretto anonymously adapted from Silvio Stampiglia ’s Partenope (1699, Naples) as revised for Venice (1708); London, King’s Theatre, 24 February 1730.

Handel wrote Partenope as the second new opera of his first season at the King’s Theatre following the collapse of the Royal Academy of Music, completing the score on ...

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