About this work...

Tamerlano was the second of three Handel masterpieces which highlighted the middle years of the Royal Academy of Music. Giulio Cesare had been the smash hit of the 1723-1724 season at the King's Theatre in the Haymarket, and Tamerlano began the 1724-1725 opera season. Again, Cuzzoni and Senesino were the two principals... read more