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The Operas of Alessandro Scarlatti, Volume IX: La Statira

By (composer) Alessandro Scarlatti

Edited by William C. Holmes

General Editor Donald Jay Grout

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$67.50 • £54.95 • €61.00

ISBN 9780674640351

Publication Date: 12/20/1985

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For the study of the history of music, the most important event of the 1970s has been the start of a critical edition of Alessandro Scarlatti’s operas, under the direction of Donald Jay Grout.—Charles Rosen, The New York Review of Books

Historians and performers alike welcome the long-overdue edition of Scarlatti’s operas—an edition at once practical and unquestionably scholarly.Opera Journal

[The edition is] warmly to be welcomed. A major musicological event.Early Music

The editions are handsomely presented…this series performs a valuable service.Notes

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