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28/02/1728 George Frideric Handel's opera "Siroe, re di Persia" premieres in London

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Siroe, re di Persia - de cast vertelt het verhaal

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2014 07 SIROE RE DI PERSIA

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Pascale Brigitte Boilard, soprano singing from Siroe, re di Persia, Handel Aria Competition 2016

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G.F.Händel - "Deggio morire,o Stelle" ("Siroe,Re di Persia")

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J. A. HASSE "Sinfonia Siroe re di Persia" vivace e staccato

Siroe, re di Persia was George Frideric Handel's 12th opera for the Royal Academy of Music. It was written for the sopranos Francesca Cuzzoni and Faustina Bordoni. The story of the opera is a fictionalization of some events in the life of Kavadh II, King of the Sasanian Empire in 628 AD.