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Véronique Gens (soprano)
Les Talens Lyriques, Christophe Rousset
…a wonderful odyssey through late Baroque to early Romantic French opera. Gens's agile voice is the perfect vehicle to cope with these emotional extremes, from the enchanting to the chilling.... — More…
Neville Marriner, Norman Nelson, Anthony Howard & Trevor Connah (violins), John Wilbraham (trumpet), Simon Streatfield (viola), Claude Monteux (flute)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
The most alert string-playing distinguishes this record … first-class quality of recording throughout — More…
Michel Hamel, Michel Senechal, Bernard Lefort & Huguette Boulangeot
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham
This is a most delightful release, and an instructive one...[Beecham's] understanding of—and sympathy with—the genre shines through in this enchanting performance...One of the delights of the... — More…
Jean-Pierre Rampal (flute), Robert Veyron-Lacroix (piano), Paul Hongne (bassoon), Pierre Pasquier (viola), Odette Le Dentu (harp), Pierre del Vescovo (horn), Lily Laskine (harp), Ulysee Delácluse (clarinet), Quatuor Pascal, Pierre Pierlot (cor anglais), François Gobet (piano), Clementine Scimone (flute),...
Arias by Mozart, Gluck and Gretry
Christiane Karg (soprano)
Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen
an extremely attractive potpourri - and it's extremely attractively executed by Christiane Karg...she's an expert technician with a lovely bright voice. She is also a responsive, intelligent... — More…