Antonio Cesti

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Antonio Cesti was an important composer of the 17th century Italian Baroque, particularly in the field of opera.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Orontea, opera in a prologue & 3 acts 1649 Opera
Intorno all'idol mio (soprano aria from opera "Orontea") Vocal Music
L'Argia, opera in a prologue & 3 acts Opera
Amanti, io vi disfido, cantata for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Tu mancavi a tormentarmi (aria arranged for strings & harp by L.Stokowski) Concerto
Pria ch'adori, cantata for 2 voices & continuo (2 versions) Vocal Music
La Dori, opera in a prologue & 3 acts 1657 Opera
Si mantiene il mio amor (bass aria from opera "Alessandro") Vocal Music
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Il Tito, opera in a prologue & 3 acts Opera
Lamento della Madre Ebrea (Del famoso oriente), lament for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Vaghi fiori, cantata for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Il mio core è un mar di pianti, cantata Choral
Già son morto, motet for 2 voices Vocal Music
Lacrime mie, cantata for 2 voices & continuo Vocal Music
Rimbombava d'intorno, cantata for voice & continuo (3 versions) Vocal Music
Mia tiranna, cantata for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Non si parli, cantata for voice, 2 violins & continuo Vocal Music
E qual misero, cantata for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Chino la fronte, cantata for voice & continuo Vocal Music
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