Imeneo

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Imeneo (Lat., ‘Hymen’). Opera in 3 acts by Handel to lib. anonymously adapted from Stampiglia's Imeneo (1723). Comp. 1738–40 (incl. mus. from pasticcio Giove in Argo and Op.6 concs.). Prod. London 1740, Dublin (concert) 1742. Revived in rev. by A. Lewis, Birmingham 1961, in Handel's vers. SW Th., London 1984.

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