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Rameau Operas DVD

Rameau Operas DVD

This box set includes Zoroastre, Les Paladins, Les Indes galantes, In Converterndo, Castor et Pollux and Les Boréades.

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This collection of  five operas, and a rarely performed drande motet, offers a glimpse into the magnificent output of one of the leading French composers of the Baroque era. Jean-Philippe Rameau is renowned fro his use of melody, particularly in the operatic field and this 11-DVD set brings together some of the most lavish and splendid productions of his work, with some of the leading exponents of early music performance.


Castor et Pollux

Télaïre: Anna Maria Panzarella

Phébé: Véronique Gens

Cléone / Une suivante d’Hébé / Une ombre heureuse: Judith van Wanroij 

Castor: Finnur Bjarnason 

Pollux: Henk Neven 

Jupiter: Nicolas Testé

Chorus of De Nederlandse Opera; Les Talens Lyriques; Christophe Rousset

Stage Director: Pierre Audi


Les Boréades

Alphise: Barbara Bonney 

Abaris: Paul Agnew 

Boree: Laurent Naouri 

Borilée: Stéphane Degout 

Adamas: Nicolas Rivenq 

Les Arts Florissants; William Christie

Stage Director: Robert Carsen


In Convertendo

Nicolas Rivenq (Baritone)

Sophie Daneman (Soprano)

Jeffrey Thompson (Tenor)

Olga Pitarch (Soprano);

Les Arts Florissants; William Christie


Les Indes Galantes

(Prologue: L'Amour) Valérie Gabail

(Les Sauvages: Adario) Nicolas Rivenq

(Le Turc généreux: Valère) Paul Agnew

(Les Sauvages: Zima) Patricia Petibon

(Le Turc généreux: Osman) Nicolas Cavallier

(Les Incas du Pérou: Phani) Jaël Azzaretti 

Les Arts Florissants; William Christie

Stage Director: Andrei Serban


Les Paladins

Atis: Topi Lehtipuu

Argie: Stéphanie d'Oustrac

Orcan: Laurent Naouri

Nerine: Sandrine Piau

Anselme: René Schirrer

Manto: François Piolino

Les Arts Florissants; William Christie

Stage Director: José Montalvo



Zoroastre: Anders J Dahlin 

Amélite: Sine Bundgaard 

Erinice: Anna Maria Panzarella 

Céphie: Ditte Andersen 

Abramane: Evgueniy Alexiev 

Oromasès / Ariman: Gerard Théruel

The Drottningholm Theatre Orchestra and Chorus; Les Talens Lyriques; Christophe Rousset

Stage Director: Pierre Audi



Picture: 16:9

Running Time: 19 hrs 5 mins

Sound: 2.0 PCM / DTS 5.1 Surround (Les Boréades 5.1 DD)

Subtitles: YES

Region code: NTSC 0


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