Gli amori di Giasone e d'Isifile (1642)

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Start date: 
22 February 1642
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
Libretto: Oratio Persiani, 'Gli amori di Giasone e d'Isifile. Festa teatrale di Oratio Persiani posta in muscia dal sig. Marco Marazzoli e dedicata al'illustriss. [..] sig. Filippo D'Harla iI conte di Cesij' (Venice, Antonio Bariletti, 1642). It is likely that its plot is a prequel to the Euripidean and Senecan Medea stories, with elements from the myth of Hypsipyle. Dramatis personae in the Prologo: Saturno, Giove, Plutone.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Marco Marazzoli (c.1602/5-1662) Composer
Oratio Periani Librettist
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Teatro SS. Giovanni e Paolo (Venice, Veneto, Italy) 26 January, 1642
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Grove Music Online Website New Grove Opera: Wolfgang Witzenmann, 'Marazzoli, Marco [Marco dell'Arpa]'
I Libretti Italiani a Stampa dalle Origini al 1800. 7 vols Book library

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