A new English opera.


Libretto by

Henry CAREY


Music by

John Frederick LAMPE


First performance: 13 marzo 1732, London, New Theatre in the Hay-Market.

DRAMATIS PERSONAE

Description, name
[sex]
 Voice type
[first performer, sex]
 

Men

Osmyn

grand visier, commander of the Turks   [ ♂ ]

 

bass
[ Gustav Waltz,  ♂ ]

 

Casimir

prince and general of the Hungarian army   [ ♂ ]

 

tenor
[ Kelly,  ♂ ]

 

Rodulpho

his friend, in love with Augusta   [ ♂ ]

 

unknown
[ Snider ]

 

Women

Amelia

wife of Casimir   [ ♀ ]

 

soprano
[ Susanna Arne,  ♀ ]

 

Augusta

sister to Casimir, in love with Rodulpho   [ ♀ ]

 

contralto
[ Susanna Mason,  ♀ ]

 


Officer, Guards, Attendants, etc.


 


The frontiers of Hungaria towards Turkey.
 

Act the first Act the second Act the third

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