Digli ch’io son fedele   

 

Catalogue No:         Hr 11

Date:                          1748

Key:                      F major

Scoring:                 Soprano, violin 1, violin 2, viola, bass

Text:                     Metastasio, Pietro

Language:              Italian

Genre:                   Arias

Source description:

Original title:            [heading:] in Palermo 1748 per la Sigra Duchessa Geli [right:] Reggio.

Material:                Manuscript, Autograph, score: 4f. 

Incipits:

1.1.1 violin 1, c [Aria]. Andante grazioso; F major

Incipit-Nr. 1.1.1

1.1.2 Soprano, c F major

Incipit-Nr. 1.1.2

Digli ch’io son fedele

Library:                      Santini-Bibliothek, Münster

Siglum/ signature:  D-MÜs/ SANT Hs 3382 (Nr. 7)

Notes:                   

The text is from Pietro Metastasio’s "Alessandro nell’Indie" Scene IX, Act 2 (Cleofide)

Dedicatee: DuchessaGeli,(Gela)