Dedié à la Reine No. XLIX [L-LIV; XLIX-72]. Del Sigr. Paesiello [etc.]. Prix 2 [livres]. 8s... Abonnement Année 1781. [Scores and parts]. JOURNAL D'ARIETTES ITALIENNE.

Dedié à la Reine No. XLIX [L-LIV; XLIX-72]. Del Sigr. Paesiello [etc.]. Prix 2 [livres]. 8s... Abonnement Année 1781. [Scores and parts]

Paris: Chez Mr. Bailleux, 1781. 5 volumes. Folio. Full contemporary mottled brown paper with red morocco title label with "Mme. Pictet. Pictet" gilt and secondary manuscript label to upper. Engraved.

Series title: "Journal d'ariettes italiennes des plus célèbres compositeurs avec les paroles italiennes et françoises, la basse sous le chant e toutes les parties séparées pour la facilité de l'éxécution... "

- Score for Basso continuo, Voice, and Violino primo. 6 issues bound in 1 (nos. XLIX-LIV). 6 pp. each (several with blank sixth page). Text in French and Italian. Includes the following 6 pieces (1 per issue), each with a printed note about who sang it and where:
- Issue XLIX: Giovanni Paesiello (1740-1816). "Quell' amante che non è." ("Rondeau chanté par Mme. Todi, au Concert de Mrs. les Amateurs.")
- L: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi (1728-1804). "Chi signor una parola." ("Air Chanté par Madame Todi au Concert de Mrs. les Amateurs.")
- LI: Paesiello. "Care donne sventurate." ("Duo de la Frascatana.")
- LII: Pasquale Anfossi (1727-1797). "Non fugge il buon guerriera."
- LIII: Guglielmi. "Fanciulina tenerina." (Air Chanté par Madame Todi, au Concert de Messieurs les Amateurs.")
- LIV: Ferdinando Bertoni (1725-1813). "Scioglio cara un dolce riso."

- Score for 2 oboes. 17 issues bound in 1 (nos. XLIX, LII, LIV, LVI-LVIII, 60-64, 66-70, 72). Each with 1, 2 or 3 pp. of music. Includes several of the aforementioned pieces, as well as others by Paesiello, Guglielmi, Antonio Sacchini (1730-1786), Carlo Monza (ca. 1735-1801), Gennaro Astarita (ca. 1745-1805), Joseph Schuster (1748-1812), Domenico Cimarosa (1749-1801), Niccolo Piccinni (1728-1800), Giuseppe Sarti (1729-1802), Matteo Rauzzini (1754-1791), Giuseppe Colla (1731-1806), Giuseppe (1743-1798) or Tomasso Giordani (ca. 1730-1806), and Luigi Gatti (1740-1817). Manuscript label ("Arriettes Flauto... ") indicates that two flutes may have performed from the present copy.

- Violino primo. 12 issues bound in 1 (nos. XLIX-60). Each with 1-3 pp. of music, followed by 1 of 2 different catalogs by Bailleux (the second in Johansson, facs. 8). Includes the aforementioned pieces and composers, with an additional piece (no. 59) by Paesiello.

- Violino secondo. 12 issues bound in 1 (nos. XLIX-60). Each with 1-3 pp. of music. Includes the aforementioned pieces and composers.

- Alto. 12 issues bound in 1 (nos. XLIX-60). Each with 1-3 pp. of music. Includes the aforementioned pieces and composers.

Spine partially or completely lacking; tender at gutter. Moderate to heavy foxing and minor to moderate dampstaining to some leaves; several leaves folded; occasional light soiling; occasional tears to blank margins, not affecting music.

BUC p. 774. RISM BII p. 205.

Bailleux published 393 bimonthly issues of the Journal d'ariettes italiennes between 1779 and 1795. Item #26991

Price: $550.00  other currencies

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