Colour portrait of Faustina Bordoni

Libretto: By Paolo Antonio Rolli, after Ortensio Mauro

First performance: 5th May 1726, King’s Theatre, London

Cast
Francesco Bernardi, called “Senesino” (Alto-castrato)
Faustina Bordoni (Soprano)
Francesca Cuzzoni (Soprano)
Antonio Baldi (Alto-castrato)
Giuseppe Maria Boschi (Bass)
Luigi Antinori (Tenor)
Anna Dotti (Contralto)