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Deidamia

Composer:
George Frideric Handel
Original Language:
Italian
Librettist:
Paolo Antonio Rolli
Description:
Opera in Three Acts
Time:
mythological time
Place:
the island of Skyros, Greece
Role Voice Part Classification
Deidamia Soprano L
Ulisse (Antiloco)* Countertenor or Contralto L
Achille (Pirra)* Soprano F
Nerea Soprano F
Fenice Bass S
King Licomede Bass S
*The secret identities of Ulisse and Achille are important to the plot. Ulisse is more often referred to as Antiloco, and Achille as Pirra.
 
Minimum Chorus:  20
Divisi:  SATB