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Cyrille Dubois (Pygmalion), Marie-Claude Chappuis (Céphise), Céline Scheen (La Statue), Eugénie Warnier (L’Amour)
Les Talens Lyriques, Arnold Schoenberg Chor, Christophe Rousset
Rameau’s inventive overture fizzes, crackles and beguiles as each element demands in Les Talens Lyriques’ capable hands…[Dubois's] ardency and finesse never have any hints of strain at the top... — More…
Sabine Devieilhe (soprano)
Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko
Devieilhe has a clear, flexible voice with easy high notes. She's an agile, expressive and stylish singer, and a generous team-player...The star performance here, however, comes from Kossenko... — More…
Gabrielle Philiponet (soprano), Chantal Santon-Jeffery (soprano), Camille Ortiz (soprano), Artavazd Sargsyan (haute-contre), Aaron Sheehan (haute-contre), Philippe-Nicolas Martin (baritone), Marc Labonnette (baritone), Tonia D’Amelio (soprano)
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale, Nicholas...
McGegan’s touch has never been surer, and he pushes artists and moods to their expressive limits…Steering a superb cast, McGegan also makes sense of the allegory’s bonkers mix of affects within... — More…
'As Bryce Morrison puts it: ‘a blazingly original talent, heard here in brilliantly remastered sound’. ' — More…
Chantal Santon-Jeffery (Naïs), Reinoud Van Mechelen (Neptune), Florian Sempey – Jupiter, Tirésie), Thomas Dolié (Pluton, Télénus), Manuel Nuñez-Camelino (Astérion), Daniela Skorka (Flore, Une Bergère), Philippe-Nicolas Martin (Palémon), Márton Komáromi (Protée)
Purcell Choir, Orfeo Orchestra,...
Certainly Vashegyi and his Hungarian forces, always impressive in this repertoire, provide every incentive to relish the work…The delicate languor and sensitivity Vashegyi brings to slower number... — More…
Carolyn Sampson, Chantal Santon-Jeffery, Blandine Staskiewicz (sopranos), Jennifer Borghi (alto), Reinoud Van Mechelen, Mathias Vidal (countertenors), Tassis Christoyannis, Alain Buet (basses)
Le Concert Spirituel, Hervé Niquet
The music, with Rameau very much in his prime, matches the spectacle and drama...While Herve Niquet's musical direction is generally and excellently consistent, this performance is by no means... — More…
Baroque music for treble and ensemble
Aksel Rykkvin (treble)
MIN Ensemble, Mark Bennett (conductor), Lazar Miletic (artistic director)
The pieces were all written for soprano, but they suit young Rykkvin’s pure tone and mature musicianship to perfection. A month after the recording, his voice broke and that ethereal sound was... — More…