The Operas of Alessandro Scarlatti, Volume VIII (Paperback)

Tigrane (Harvard Publications in Music #13)

By Alessandro Scarlatti (Composer), Michael Collins (Editor), Donald Jay Grout (Editor)

Harvard University Press, 9780674640344, 288pp.

Publication Date: December 27, 1983

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (12/20/1985)
Paperback (10/24/1980)
Paperback (5/26/1982)
Paperback (3/22/1979)

List Price: 64.50*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Donald Jay Grout's widely praised edition of the work of a key figure in the history of opera provides the most reliable version of the score for each opera, appending a translation of the libretto. These volumes are "at once practical and unquestionably scholarly" in the words of Opera Journal.

A tale of love and honor in the opera seria tradition, Tigrane was first performed at Naples in 1715. This edition of it will please performance groups and music historians alike.