Pietro Giuseppe Sandoni [cantatas] and George Frideric Handel, Alessandro [aria]

Scope and Content

"Cantata / del Pierr: Gioseppi Sandoni / No. 5". Score".

Cantatas by Pietro Giuseppe Sandoni (1685-1748) and one operatic aria by G. F. Handel (1685-1759). The title is pasted on the front cover. Casing: board with Dutch Marble paper, vellum spine. Front endpaper is inscribed "H Mackworth". Volume is reversed from ff. 33v-41v. 10-stave MS paper. In two hands: 1) ff. 1r-15r, 34r-41v; 2) ff. 17v-24v. Foliation added when catalogued.