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Limited Edition

Guy de Mey, Jean-François Gardeil, Isabelle Desrochers, Véronique Gens, Michel Laplénie, Stephan Maciejewski, Françoise Semellaz, Arlette Steyer & Monique Zanetti, Jill Feldman (Médée), Jacques Bona (Créon), Sophie Boulin (Nérine), Philippe Cantor (Oronte), Agnès Mellon (Créuse), Gilles Ragon...

Harmonia Mundi should be congratulated for this set...As a primer, to those new to the genre, it's a perfect way to discover the richness of the baroque stage. For collectors, it's a great way... More…

39 CDs

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Contents

Lully: Atys

  • Les Arts Florissants
  • William Christie
  • Guy de Mey, Guillemette Laurens, Agnès Mellon, Jean-François Gardeil, Jacques Bona, Bernard Deletré, Isabelle Desrochers, Jean-Paul Fouchécourt,Véronique Gens, Michel Laplénie, Stephan Maciejewski, Gilles Ragon, Noémi Rime, Françoise Semellaz, Arlette Steyer & Monique Zanetti

Charpentier, M-A: Médée

  • Les Arts Florissants
  • William Christie
  • Jill Feldman (Médée), Jacques Bona (Créon), Sophie Boulin (Nérine), Philippe Cantor (Oronte), Agnès Mellon (Créuse), Gilles Ragon (Jason)

Charpentier, M-A: Le Malade imaginaire

  • Les Arts Florissants
  • William Christie
  • Monique Zanetti, Noemi Rime, Claire Brua, Dominique Visse, Howard Crook, Jean-Francois Gardell

Campra: Idoménée

  • Les Arts Florissants
  • William Christie
  • Monique Zanetti (Ilione), Bernard Deletre (Idomenee), Sandrine Piau (Electre), Jean-Paul Fouchecourt (Idamante), Marie Boyer (Venus), Jerome Correas (Eole/Neptune/La Jalousie/Nemesis),Richard Dugay (Arcas), Mary Saint-Palais (Une Cretoise), Anne Pichard (Premiere Bergere), Anne Mopin (Une Troyenne/Deuxieme Bergere), Jean-Claude Sarragosse (Arbas/Protee)

Rameau: Les Indes Galantes

  • Les Arts Florissants
  • William Christie
  • Claron McFadden (Hebe, Zima), Sandrine Piau (Zaire), Isabelle Poulenard (L'Amour, Phani), Noemi Rime (Fatime), Miriam Ruggeri (Emilie), Howard Crook (Valere/Damon), Jean-Paul Fouchecourt (Don Carlos/Tacmas), Jerome Correas (Bellone/Ali), Bernard Deletre (Huascar/Don Alvar), Nicolas Rivenq (Osman/Adario)

Blow: Venus and Adonis

  • Clare College Chapel Choir, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
  • William Christie
  • Rosemary Joshua (Venus), Gerald Finley (Adonis), Robin Blaze (Cupid), Maria Cristina Kiehr (Shepherdess), Christopher Josey (Shepherds/Huntsman)

Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

  • Clare College Chapel Choir, Members of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
  • René Jacobs
  • Lynne Dawson (Dido), Rosemary Joshua (Belinda), Susan Bickley (Sorceress), Gerald Finley (Aeneas), Dominique Visse (First Witch), Stephen Wallace (Second Witch), Maria Cristina Kiehr (Second Woman), Robin Blaze (Spirit)

Handel: Rinaldo

  • Freiburger Barockorchester
  • René Jacobs
  • Vivica Genaux (Rinaldo), Inga Kalna (Armida/Second Siren), Miah Persson (Almirena/First Siren), Christophe Dumaux (Eustazio), James Rutherford (Argante), Lawrence Zazzo (Goffredo), Dominique Visse (A Christian Magician)

Handel: Flavio

  • Ensemble 415
  • René Jacobs
  • Jeffrey Gall (Flavio), Derek Lee Ragin (Guido), Lena Lootens (Emilia), Bernada Fink (Teodata), Christina Högman (Vitige), Gian Paolo Fagotto (Ugone), Ulrich Messthaler (Lotario)

Handel: Giulio Cesare in Egitto

  • Concerto Copenhagen
  • Lars Ulrik Mortensen
  • Andreas Scholl (Giulio Cesare), Inger Dam-Jensen (Cleopatra), Randi Steene (Cornelia), Tuva Semmingsen (Sesto), Christopher Robson (Tolomeo), Palle Knudsen (Achilla) & James Huw Jeffries (Nireno)
  • (two DVDs)
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Keiser: Croesus

  • RIAS Kammerchor, Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Solistes du Knabenchor Hannover
  • René Jacobs
  • Dorothea Roschmann (Elmira), Werner Gura (Atis), Roman Trekel (Croesus), Klaus Hager (Orsanes), Johannes Mannov (Cyrus), Markus Schafer (Eliates), Salome Haller (Clerida), Kwangchul Youn (Solon), Graham Pushee (Halimacus), Brigitte Eisenfeld (Trigesta), Kurt Azesberger (Elcius), Johanna Stojkovic (Nerillus), Jorg Gottschick (Hauptmann)

Telemann: Orpheus

  • RIAS Kammerchor, Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Solistes du Knabenchor Hannover
  • René Jacobs
  • Dorothea Roschmann (Orasia), Roman Trekel (Orpheus), Ruth Ziesak (Eurydice), Maria Cristina Kiehr (Ismene), Werner Gura (Eurimedes), Isabelle Poulenard (Cephisa), Hanno Muller-Brachmann (Pluto), Axel Kohler (Ascalax)

Graun, C H: Cleopatra & Cesare

  • RIAS Kammerchor, Concerto Köln
  • René Jacobs
  • Janet Williams (Cleopatra), Iris Vermillion (Cesare), Lynne Dawson (Cornelia), Robert Gambill (Tolomeo), Ralf Popken (Arsace), Jeffrey Francis (Lentulo), Klaus Hager (Achilla), Elisabeth Scholl (Cneo), Maria Cristina Kiehr (Sesto)

Monteverdi: L'Orfeo

  • Concerto Vocale, Collegium Vocale Gent, Trisha Brown Company
  • René Jacobs
  • Simon Keenlyside (Orfeo), Juanita Lascarro (Euridice, la Musica, Eco), Graciela Oddone (la Messaggiera), Martina Dike (Proserpina), Stephen Wallace (la Speranza, Pastore), Tomas Tòmasson (Plutone), Paul Gérimon, Caronte (Pastore), Mauro Utzeri (Apollo), Anne Cambier (Ninfa), Yann Beuron, John Bowen, René Linnenbank (Pastori, Spiriti
  • (DVD)

Monteverdi: L'incoronazione di Poppea

  • Concerto Vocale
  • René Jacobs
  • Danielle Borst (Poppea), Guillemette Laurens (Nerone), Axel Köhler (Ottone), Jennifer Larmore (Ottavia), Michael Schopper (Seneca), Lena Lootens (Drusilla), Dominique Visse (Nutrice), Christoph Homberger (Arnalta), Maria-Cristina Kiehr (Damigella/Virtù)

Cavalli: La Calisto

  • Concerto Vocale
  • René Jacobs
  • Marcello Lippi (Giove), Simon Keenlyside (Mercurio), Maria Bayo (Calisto), Graham Pushee (Endimione), Alessandro Mantovani (Diana), Gilles Ragon (Linfea), Dominique Visse (Il Satirino/Furia), Barry Banks (Pane), David Pittsinger (Silvano), Sonia Theodoridou (Giunone), Judith Vindevogel (Furia)

Scarlatti, A: La Griselda

  • Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
  • René Jacobs
  • Dorothea Roschmann (Griselda), Lawrence Zazzo (Gualtiero), Veronica Cangemi (Costanza), Bernard Fink (Roberto), Silvia Tro Santafe (Ottone), Kobie van Rensburg (Corrado)

Vecchi: L'Amfiparnaso

  • Ensemble Clément Janequin
  • Dominique Visse

Rore: Ancor che co'l partire

  • Hilliard Ensemble
  • Paul Hillier

Monteverdi: Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda

  • Concerto Vocale
  • René Jacobs

Schürmann, G C: Suite Ludovicus Plus

  • Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

Erlebach: Overture No. 4

  • Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

Keiser: Le Ridicule Prince Jodelet Sinfonia

  • Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

Handel: Almira Suite

  • Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

Schieferdecker: Premier Concert musicaux

  • Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
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