102. Euridice (Jacopo Peri)

Composer: Jacopo PeriLibretto: Ottavio Rinuccini, after Ovid's MetamorphosesFirst performed: Palazzo Pitti, Florence, 6 October 1600 LA TRAGEDIASoprano castrato EURIDICESoprano Vittoria ArchileiORFEOTenorJacopo PeriAMINTA, a shepherdTenor Francesco RasiARCETRO, a shepherdContralto castrato Antonio BrandiTIRSI, a shepherdTenor Francesco Rasi CARONTE [Charon]Bass DAFNE, a messengerBoy soprano Jacopo GiustiPLUTONEBass Melchior PalantrottiPROSERPINASoprano castrato The same person as VenereRADAMANTOTenor Piero MonVENERESoprano castrato The same person as ProserpinaNymphs and shepherds, shades and deities of hellChorus  ★★ … Continue reading 102. Euridice (Jacopo Peri)