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Metastasio Workslist (arr. alphabetically)

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The Works of Pietro Metastasio

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How to browse this index:

  • Entries are arranged alphabetically by title
  • Possible alternate versions of the title have been cross-referenced; therefore:
    • if you select such a version of the title, "click" on the "see" reference given
  • Use your browser find/search command to locate a word in a title, a date, or a character, etc.

Order of information in the individual entries:

  • The title of the work followed by its abbreviation (in parenthesis)
  • The genre that the work represents and the abbreviation for the genre [in square brackets]
  • A full list of the dramatix personae
  • The text of the first line of the work
  • The composer, place and date of the first performance (or date of completion) if known
  • (In many instances), a note about the occasion of the first performance
The volume and page numbers given refer to:
Metastasio, Pietro. Tutte le opere di Pietro Metastasio. Edited by Bruno Brunelli. 5 vols. Verona: Mondadori, 1951-65, vols. 1-2

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Dr. Don Neville, <dneville@uwo.ca>
Faculty of Music, The University of Western Ontario
Last updated: July 2, 2020