119. Rinaldo (Handel)

Opera seria in 3 actsComposer: George Frideric HandelLibretto: Aaron Hill and Giacomo RossiFirst performed: Queen’s Theatre, Haymarket, London, 2 February 1711; revised King’s Theatre, Haymarket, 6 April 1731 GOFFREDO, leader of the First CrusadeContralto (en travesti)Francesca Vanini-BoschiRINALDO, a nobleman of the House of EsteAlto castratoNicolò Grimaldi (“Nicolini”)ALMIRENA, Goffredo’s daughterSopranoIsabella GirardeauEUSTAZIO, Goffredo’s brotherAlto castratoValentino Urbani (“Valentini”)A … Continue reading 119. Rinaldo (Handel)