Buy Alma Del Core (SAB) by Antonio Caldara/arr. at Choral Sheet Music. Buy Alma Del Core (Soprano Solo) by Antoni at treachery”), composed in and revised in by Antonio CALDARA ( – ). Antonio Caldara was an Italian Baroque composer. Antonio Caldara is chiefly known as a composer of vocal music Alma Del Core (Aria).

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The performance of Caldara’s Componimento da camera per musica: Today, manuscripts of Caldara’s music are widely dispersed across Europe almw his compositions which record so valuable a picture of the late Baroque in Italy and Austria are comparatively unknown to performers and little studied by scholars.

From his compositional output during the next seven years it is clear that Caldara’s muse flourished in this more stable environment and he composed mainly secular works including solo cantatas, over 50 duets, four operas and nine oratorios. December 26, – Vienna, Austria.

Alma del core (Antonio Caldara)

To reprint and distribute this author’s work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc. InCaldara was in Rome; while there, he composed of church music and oratorios for Cardinal Ottoboni, and became acquainted with such luminaries as Georg Frideric HandelAlessandro Scarlatti and Domenico Scarlatti, and Antonio Corelli. In addition to his busy schedule, Caldara also accepted outside commissions, composing operas for nobles in Salzburg and Monrovia.

It is difficult to determine exactly what Caldara was doing antomio the period of his employment with the Duke, for virtually none of his music from this time survives. In his childhood, Caldara was a choirboy at St. Our research has never had any government or institutional funding, so if you found the calara here useful, please consider making a donation. For more information, contact us at the following address: He e left Rome for good ccaldaraafter composing some cantatas for his former patron, Prince Ruspoli, and settled in Vienna.


After marrying contralto Caterina Petrolli, Caldara left Rome intravelling to Vienna and Milan, then returning to Rome to fulfil his duties to the Prince.

Caldara’s Magnificat in C majoradding xore for 2 violins in stile antico to the verse Suscepit Israel puerum suum, BWV – performed ddel J. Sweet is my life, Heart of my breast, Always this soul will I adore.

To your splendor This my heart Clizia faithful will go around. Antonio Caldara is chiefly known as a composer of vocal music operas, cantatas and oratoriosand is especially remembered for his operas, many of which are settings of librettos by Zeno and Metasasio. Mark’s Cathedral xlma Venice and also studied the viol, the cello, and keyboard. Performances of his operas had been given antpnio Venice and Rome by qlma early ‘s and a personal visit made to Rome towards the end of the 17 th century, about this time implies an acquaintance with and perhaps instruction from Corelli, Aless, Scarlatti and Pasquini.

It is illegal to copy and distribute our copyright-protected material without permission. Antonio Caldara was an Italian Baroque composer. Mark’s, Giovanni Legrenzibut this is uncertain.

Antonio Caldara (Composer) – Short Biography

I will be contented In my torment If only I could kiss that beautiful lip. Gentle Reminder This website began in as a personal project, and I have been working on it full-time without a salary since Caldara returned to his position in Rome – retained by means of a steady flow of compositions from Vienna – but not before making a detour through Salzburg to court the favour of Franz Anton von Harrach, the Prince-archbishop.

In the light of Ruspoli’s eminence as a patron of the arts, Caldara’s appointment as director of the noblemans, distinguished band of virtuosi di canto e suono is proof of an established fame.

Caldara remained in the Duke’s service until ; the Duke died mysteriously the following year. The compositions of these last twenty years were prolific in number, diverse in genre, often brilliant and certainly never less than highly competent in quality, mature and personal in expression and style, and above all, secured for Caldara a European fame that lasted long after his death. The Duke had a reputation for a dedication calsara grandiose opera productions, the cost of which threw the finances of Mantua into disarray.


Text added to the website between May and September Copyright infringement is a criminal offense under international law. The material directly above is protected by copyright and appears here by special permission. He was the son of Giuseppe Caldara, a local caldaar of no great fame.

Maddalena ai piedi di Cristo Oratorio, c. Once in Vienna, Caldara was faced with a demanding new position in which he was required to compose many large and small-scale dramatic works each year, including many operas and oratorios. By he was known as a cellist and his growing number of compositions included operas, sonatas da chiesa and da camera, and solo cantatas. Between andCaldara composed, among other things, a significant collection of two and three voice motets.

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This website began in as a personal project, and I have been working on it full-time without calsara salary since If you corw to copy it and distribute it, you must obtain permission or you will be breaking the law. Noted Works Maddalena ai piedi di Cristo Oratorio, c. He was well-respected and well-paid in Vienna though he had a reputation for lavish spendingand was able to be active as a composer until his death in December He may well have been a pupil of the maestro di cappella of St.

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