ⓘ Giulio Sabino

                                     

ⓘ Giulio Sabino

Giulio Sabino is a dramma per musica in three acts by Giuseppe Sarti. The libretto was by Pietro Giovannini.

The opera, staged in six or seven European countries at the end of the 18th century, was the subject of a parody in Antonio Salieris 1786 work Prima la musica e poi le parole.

                                     

1. Performance history

It was first performed at the Teatro San Benedetto in Venice on 3 January 1781. The opera was revived in Ravenna in 1999 see recording section below.

                                     

2. Recording

There is a recording made in Ravenna in 1999 by the Accademia Bizantina under Ottavio Dantone with Alessandra Palomba Arminio, Sonia Prina Giulio Sabino, Donatella Lombardi Voadice, Elena Monti Epponina, Giuseppe Filianoti Tito, Kremena Dilcheva Annio Bongiovanni CD 1173251.