Amadei, Filippo 'Pippo' c1665-c1725 Italy, Rome - England, London [? Italy, Rome]
cellist, 25.sep.1690 joined Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Rome, 1700-1711 served as chamber musician to cardinal Pietro Ottoboni, 28.jan.1715-1724 active in London

[Mattheson 1723 gives his surname as Mattei and Gerber 1812 as Amadio ; Fetis 1860 gives born Reggio Emilia 1683 ; Grove 2002 gives the most detailed facts which makes the given bio most plausible]

Title Parts


[] Il pensiero che rapido vola. Cantata. Soprano and bc. c1710
Alasdair Elliott, James Eastaway, John Trusler, Andrew Roberts, Nicholas Roberts, Jane Clark. Janiculum 203

[] Aman delusus. Oratorio. Rome 10apr1699
[] La stella de Magi. Cantata. Palazzo Apostolico, Rome 24dec1702
[] L'Abelle (Abele). Oratorio. Teatro Cancelleria, Rome [23jan]1708
[] Il trionfo di Tito. Oratorio. Teatro Cancelleria, Rome mar1709
words Cardinal Pietro Ottoboni

[] Teodosio il giovane. Opera. Teatro Tordinera, Rome 9jan1711
words Cardinal Pietro Ottoboni

[] Santa Cassilda. Melodramma. Chiesa Nuova, Rome 1711
[] Il martirio de SS. Fanciulli Giusto e Pastore. Melodramma. Teatro Vallicella, Rome 1712
[] Arsace. Pasticcio. Hay Market, London 12feb1721
Arias by Amadei to the opera of Giuseppe Maria Orlandini (1675-1760)
with german text by Johann Mattheson performed in Hamburg 1722

[] La pace per la nascita del Redentore. Cantata. Palazzo Apostolico, Rome 24dec1701
[] Muzio Scevola. Opera. London 1721
Act I, one aria to Act II, overture and seven arias to Act III by Filippo Amadei
Act I by Filippo Amadei
[] - Aria 6 (Soave gia venir dal guardo tuo) ex Atto 1 del Sign. Pipo
Act II by Giovanni Battista Bononcini
[] - Aria 7 (Cedo ma pur mi chiama) ex Atto 2 del Sign. Bononcini
Act III by Georg Friedrich Handel
[] - Overture ex Atto 3. del Sign. Hendel
[] - Aria 1 (Lungo pensar e dubitar) ex Atto 3 par Sign. Hendell
[] Pastorella sventurata, per il soprano col bc
ms Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge England

[] Adagio. Cello
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