Composer GLUCK, CHRISTOPH WILLIBALD VON
Voicing/Instrument FULL SCORE
Publisher DOVER PUBLICATIONS
Splendid operatic retelling of the Orpheus legend in a series of elegant, dramatic musical tableaux. First produced in 1762, the opera possesses a melodic grace and stately magnificence that have made it one of the favorites of the repertoire. Reprinted from the authoritative full-score edition originally published in the Denkmäler der Tonkunst in Österreich. Lists of characters and instruments.