Alessandro Scarlatti

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Scarlatti was the finest opera composer of the 17th century. At 19 he produced his first opera, Gli equivoci nel sembiante.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Su le sponde del Tebro, chamber cantata for soprano, 2 violins, trumpet & continuo Vocal Music
L'honestà negli amori, opera Opera
La donna ancora è fedele, opera (with intermezzo "Filandra e Selvino") Opera
Il trionfo della gratia, oratorio for soloists, strings & continuo ("Santa Maria Maddalena") Choral
La Giuditta (No. 1), oratorio for soloists, 2 flutes, trumpet, trombones, strings & continuo Choral
Il Pirro e Demetrio, opera ("La forza della fedeltà") Opera
La Griselda, opera Opera
Il Pompeo, opera Opera
Sonata for flute, 2 violins, cello & continuo No. 2 in A minor 1725 Chamber Music
Oh di Betlemme altera povertà, chamber cantata for soprano & strings ("Cantata pastorale per la natività di Nostre Signore") Vocal Music
Cain overo Il primo omicidio, oratorio, for soloists, strings & continuo Choral
Humanità e Lucifero, oratorio for soprano, tenor, piccolo, trumpet, strings & continuo Choral
Scipione nelle Spagne, opera (with intermezzo "Pericca e Varrone") Opera
Keyboard Concertos (6) (spurious, incomplete) Concerto
Arie (7) con tromba sola, for voice, trumpet & continuo Vocal Music
Carlo re d'Allemagna, opera (with intermezzo "Paladrana e Zamberlucco") Opera
Stabat Mater, for soprano, alto, 2 violins & continuo Choral
Il Sedecia, re di Gerusalemme, oratorio for soloists, chorus, instruments & continuo Choral
Lamentazioni per la Settimana Santa, motets (6) for voice, 2 violins, viola & continuo 1708 Choral Vocal Music
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