Niccolò Piccinni, La buona figliuola [opera]

Scope and Content

"La Buona Figliuola. Sigra Lamparini"

Incipit: "Caro amor tu che lo sai"

"Opera nel Sigr Nicolo Piccini.", f. 28r. Originating in Rome (1760), this opera was performed at London's King's Theatre from Nov. 1766 (with several revivals). Signora Anna Zamperini (fl 1766-1770) sang in the 1766 production. As "The Accomplished Maid", this work was also staged at Covent Garden from Dec. 1766.

Key: D

Tempo: 3/8

Medium: S, bc (with symphonies)