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Giasone (‘Jason’)locked

  • Ellen Rosand


Drama musicale in a prologue and three acts by Francesco Cavalli to a libretto by Giacinto Andrea Cicognini loosely based on Apollonius’s Argonautica; Venice, Teatro S Cassiano, 5 January 1648 [=1649].

The only collaboration between Cicognini and Cavalli, Giasone became the most frequently performed opera of the entire 17th century. In addition to possible performances in Milan in ...

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