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Auber: Manon Lescaut / Jean-Pierre Marty, Mady Mesple


Release Date: 02/04/2003 
Label:  Emi Classics Special Import Catalog #: 75254   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Daniel-François Auber
Performer:  Ghislaine VictoriusMady MespléJean-Claude OrliacYves Bisson,   ... 
Conductor:  Jean-Pierre Marty
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Lyric ChorusORTF Lyric Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

...Auber's opera...bears little relationship with [Puccini's Manon Lescaut]... Here he demonstrates that the liveliness we know from his overtures persisted to the end... A recording as lively as this with good sound is very welcome...

-- Penguin Guide [2003/4 edition]
...Auber's opera...bears little relationship with [Puccini's Manon Lescaut]... Here he demonstrates that the liveliness we know from his overtures persisted to the end... A recording as lively as this with good sound is very welcome...

-- Penguin Guide [2003/4 edition] Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Manon Lescaut by Daniel-François Auber
Performer:  Ghislaine Victorius (Soprano), Mady Mesplé (Soprano), Jean-Claude Orliac (Tenor),
Yves Bisson (Baritone), Emmy Greger (Mezzo Soprano), Alain Duverry (Bass Baritone),
Gérard Friedmann (Tenor), Bernard Fabre-Garrus (Baritone), Nicole Chaudeau (Alto),
Jean Bussard (Spoken Vocals), Peter Christoph Runge (Bass)
Conductor:  Jean-Pierre Marty
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Lyric Chorus,  ORTF Lyric Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1974 
Venue:  Wagram Hall, Paris, France 
Length: 117 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: French 

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