The Resource The overture, recitatives, airs & duets, in the serious opera of Artaxerxes, composed by Dr. Arne ; with an accompaniment for the piano forte, arranged from the original scores by J. Addison ; in this edition are added the quartet "Mild as the moon beams", composed by Braham, and the accompanied recitative & grand finale, composed by Henry R. Bishop

The overture, recitatives, airs & duets, in the serious opera of Artaxerxes, composed by Dr. Arne ; with an accompaniment for the piano forte, arranged from the original scores by J. Addison ; in this edition are added the quartet "Mild as the moon beams", composed by Braham, and the accompanied recitative & grand finale, composed by Henry R. Bishop

Label
The overture, recitatives, airs & duets, in the serious opera of Artaxerxes
Title
The overture, recitatives, airs & duets, in the serious opera of Artaxerxes
Statement of responsibility
composed by Dr. Arne ; with an accompaniment for the piano forte, arranged from the original scores by J. Addison ; in this edition are added the quartet "Mild as the moon beams", composed by Braham, and the accompanied recitative & grand finale, composed by Henry R. Bishop
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
CaOLU
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1710-1778
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arne, Thomas Augustine
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
accompaniment reduced for keyboard
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1766?-1844
  • 1774-1856
  • 1786-1855
  • 1698-1782
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Addison, John
  • Braham, John
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Metastasio, Pietro
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artaxerxes
  • Operas
Label
The overture, recitatives, airs & duets, in the serious opera of Artaxerxes, composed by Dr. Arne ; with an accompaniment for the piano forte, arranged from the original scores by J. Addison ; in this edition are added the quartet "Mild as the moon beams", composed by Braham, and the accompanied recitative & grand finale, composed by Henry R. Bishop
Link
https://archive.org/details/overturerecitati00arne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Libretto probably by the composer adapted from Metastasio's Artaserse
  • Interlinear words
  • "N.B. This is the first of a series of classical English operas arranged by J. Addison to be published as above."
  • Includes preface by J. Addison; with the names of performers from performances given 1762-1813
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
notated music
Content type code
ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The overture to Artaxerxes ; Fair Aurora ; Recitative ; Adieu then lovely youth ; Amid a thousand racking woes ; Behold on Lethe's dismal strand ; Recit. & song Fair Semira ; Thy father! away! ; Fly soft ideas ; In infancy our hopes & fears : Air ; Recit. and Air, If, e'er the cruel tyrant love. -- Mild as the moon beams : the favorite quartett -- Monster! away! Air ; Water parted from the sea : Air ; Let not rage, thy bosom firing : Air ; For thee, I live, my dearest! ; The soldier tir'd of wars alarms. -- Grande Finale
Extent
1 online resource (1 vocal score (111 pages))
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The overture, recitatives, airs & duets, in the serious opera of Artaxerxes, composed by Dr. Arne ; with an accompaniment for the piano forte, arranged from the original scores by J. Addison ; in this edition are added the quartet "Mild as the moon beams", composed by Braham, and the accompanied recitative & grand finale, composed by Henry R. Bishop
Link
https://archive.org/details/overturerecitati00arne
Publication
Note
  • Libretto probably by the composer adapted from Metastasio's Artaserse
  • Interlinear words
  • "N.B. This is the first of a series of classical English operas arranged by J. Addison to be published as above."
  • Includes preface by J. Addison; with the names of performers from performances given 1762-1813
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
notated music
Content type code
ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The overture to Artaxerxes ; Fair Aurora ; Recitative ; Adieu then lovely youth ; Amid a thousand racking woes ; Behold on Lethe's dismal strand ; Recit. & song Fair Semira ; Thy father! away! ; Fly soft ideas ; In infancy our hopes & fears : Air ; Recit. and Air, If, e'er the cruel tyrant love. -- Mild as the moon beams : the favorite quartett -- Monster! away! Air ; Water parted from the sea : Air ; Let not rage, thy bosom firing : Air ; For thee, I live, my dearest! ; The soldier tir'd of wars alarms. -- Grande Finale
Extent
1 online resource (1 vocal score (111 pages))
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote

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