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Gluck: Orphée Et Eurydice / Müller, Simoneau, Alarie


Release Date: 02/26/2008 
Label:  Vai Audio   Catalog #: 4394  
Composer:  Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Pierrette AlarieLéopold SimoneauClaire Gagnier
Conductor:  Otto-Werner Mueller
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radio Canada OrchestraOrchestre symphonique de Radio-Canada Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A spectacular television production of the 1774 French version of the opera, with a tenor Orpheus. As produced by the Montreal studios of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, the cast stars Léopold Simoneau (Orphée), Pirrette Alarie (Eurydice), and Claire Gagnier (Amour). Designed, staged, and choreographed by Ludmilla Chiriaeff in the style of the French 18th century, and featuring dancers of the Les Grands Ballets Canadiens. The Orchestre de Radio-Canada is under the direction of Otto-Werner Mueller. 88 minutes. Black & White, optional subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish. A spectacular television production of the 1774 French version of the opera, with a tenor Orpheus. As produced by the Montreal studios of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, the cast stars Léopold Simoneau (Orphée), Pirrette Alarie (Eurydice), and Claire Gagnier (Amour). Designed, staged, and choreographed by Ludmilla Chiriaeff in the style of the French 18th century, and featuring dancers of the Les Grands Ballets Canadiens. The Orchestre de Radio-Canada is under the direction of Otto-Werner Mueller. 88 minutes. Black & White, optional subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Pierrette Alarie (Soprano), Léopold Simoneau (Tenor), Claire Gagnier (Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto-Werner Mueller
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radio Canada Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Pierrette Alarie (Soprano), Léopold Simoneau (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre symphonique de Radio-Canada Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 

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