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Summer Opera Sale - up to 60% off

Until 24th August 2020, we're offering up to 60% off over 4,500 opera CDs, SACDs, DVDs and Blu-rays.

Browse: Summer Opera Sale - up to 60% off, Saint-Saëns (composer)

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Jean-Francois Lapointe, Bernard Richter, Eve-Maud Hubeaux, Chœur et Orchestre de la Haute École de Musique de Genève, Guillaume Tourniaire

It would be good to report that this is a lost masterpiece. It’s not, but it is a carefully crafted late version of the form that Meyerbeer had invented for Paris…Competent to a fault, Saint-Saëns... More…

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3 CDs

($32.25) $25.75

Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days

This release includes a digital booklet

Placido Domingo (Samson), Waltraud Meier (Dalila), Alain Fondary (High Priest of Dagon), Jean-Philippe Courtis (Abimelech), Samuel Ramey (An Old Hebrew)

Orchestra & Chorus of the Opera Bastille, Myung-Whun Chung

When the big melody appears in Dalila's seduction aria, Chung's idiomatic conducting encourages a tender restraint, where others produce a full-throated roar. Meier may not have an ideally sensuous... More…

2 CDs

($17.00) $10.25

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Véronique Gens (Proserpine), Marie-Adeline Henry (Angiola), Frédéric Antoun (Sabatino), Andrew Foster-Williams (Squarocca), Jean Teitgen (Renzo)

Munchner Rundfunkorchester, Flemish Radio Choir, Ulf Schirmer

Frédéric Antoun is a bright, not exactly nuanced Sabatino and Jean Teitgen a warm and sympathetic Renzo, but the main prize goes to Véronique Gens for her utterly superb singing of the title... More…

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2 CDs + Book

($35.75) $28.50

Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days

This release includes a digital booklet

Bouvier, Luccioni

Orchestra of the National Opera of Paris, Chorus of the National Opera of Paris, Louis Foureslier

2 CDs

($13.25) $10.50

This item is currently out of stock at the UK distributor. You may order it now but please be aware that it may be six weeks or more before it can be despatched.

No digital booklet included

Maria Costanza Nocentini, Carlo Allemano

Swiss Italian Orchestra, Cantemus, Francis Travis

CD

($14.75) $11.75

This item is currently out of stock at the UK distributor. You may order it now but please be aware that it may be six weeks or more before it can be despatched.

This release includes a digital booklet

An Imaginary Chamber Opera in Six Scenes. Works by Saint-Saëns, Godard, Caplet, Debussy & Roussel

Sandrine Piau (soprano), Hervé Lamy (tenor), Gilles de Talhouët (flute) & Arthur Schoonderwoerd (piano)

This is quite simply marvellous. …an exquisitely planned collection of French music from the turn of the 20th century, bringing together, on the one hand, settings by Saint-Saëns, Pierné, Godard... More…

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CD

($14.75) $10.25

Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days

No digital booklet included

Catherine Hunold (Floria), Julia Gertseva (Livie), Edgaras Montvidas (Marcomir), Jean Teitgen (Le Récitant / Scaurus), Shawn Mathey (Le Veilleur), Philippe Rouillon (Hildibrath / Le Grand Sacrificateur), Tigran Guiragosyan (Premier Habitant), Laurent Pouliaude (Second Habitant), Ghezlane Hanzazi (Une...

The orchestra plays well and soprano Catherine Hunold as Floria, the chief vestal, sings with intelligence and radiant tone. More…

2 CDs + Book

($35.75) $28.50

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Rita Gorr (Dalila), Jon Vickers (Samson), Ernest Blanc (Le Grand Prêtre de Dagon), Anton Diakov (Abimelech & Un vieillard hébreu)

Chœurs René Duclos & Orchestre du Théâtre National de l’Opéra de Paris, Georges Prêtre

2 CDs

($14.75) $10.25

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Ramón Vinay (Samson), Ebe Stignani (Dalila), Antonio Manca-Serra (High Priest), Giovanni Amodeo (Abimélech), Iginio Riccò (Old Hebrew), Piero de Palma (Philistine messager)

Teatro San Carlo, Fritz Rieger

2 CDs

($12.75) $10.25

Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days

No digital booklet included

Elena Obraztsova, Plácido Domingo & Renato Bruson

Choeurs de l'Orchestre de Paris/Orchestre de Paris, Daniel Barenboim

Barenboim proves as passionately dedicated an interpreter of Saint-Saens here as he did in the Third Symphony, sweeping away any Victorian cobwebs ... Domingo has rarely sounded happier in French... More…

2 CDs

($13.25) $10.50

This item is currently out of stock at the UK distributor. You may order it now but please be aware that it may be six weeks or more before it can be despatched.

This release includes a digital booklet

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