Digital Scores and Libretti

Idomeneo

Creator/Contributor:
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791, creator, composer.
Varesco, Giambattista, librettist.
Williamson, Richard, (Engraver)
Place Of Origin:
England
London :
Publisher:
Printed & sold by Rt Birchall, No. 133, New Bond Street,
Creation Date:
1823
[after 1823]
Extent:
1 vocal score ([iii], 248 pages) ; 36 cm
Language:
Italian
Genre:
notated music
Operas
Vocal scores.
Vocal scores with piano
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Operas--Vocal scores with piano
Places:
England--London
Notes:
Opera in 3 acts.
Accompaniment arranged for piano.
Without the recitatives in first two acts, recitatives included in 3rd act.
Publisher imprint on Act 3 individual numbers: 140, New Bond Street.
Music engraved; lithographed cover pages.
Thematic index of contents: page [iii].
Text by G.B. Varesco. See Lowenberg, Annals of opera.
Each act has special title page; signed: R. & E. Williamson, sculpt.; act 3 title page includes change in pricing from earlier issue, and handwritten change in act no.
Double pagination.
Numbers with caption titles designed for individual sale with price to right of caption titles.
Acts 1 and 2 printed on paper with high blue rag content, act 3 printed on white paper; title page of act 3 on wove paper.
Watermarks: Act 1: 1815; Act 2: 1817; Act 3: 1822; Contents page: 1823.
Words in Italian.
Staff notation.
Attribution:
composed by Mozart.
Classification:
M1503 .M
Repository:
Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990146398560203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990146398560203941/catalog