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Adam: Le Chalet / Tourniaire, Devos, Droy, Rabec

Release Date: 02/16/2018 
Label:  Timpani   Catalog #: 1242  
Composer:  Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Sébastien DroyUgo RabecJodie Devos
Conductor:  Guillaume Tourniaire
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulon Opera OrchestraToulon Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Chalet — a romantic opera — was a triumph in all opera houses in the 19th century, maintaining its popularity until the 1930s. Ever since: nothing. Now this agreeable comic opera has been recreated and recorded for the first time, with 3 greats, and notably the very young Jodie Devos, a Queen Elisabeth prizewinner and consecrated artiste of the year 2015 by the International Classical Music Award. This is the debut on disc of Toulon Opera, directed here by a conductor who has already graced the operas of Australia and New Zealand: Guillaume Tourniaire. The Toulon Opera, which was inaugurated in 1862, is the second largest opera house in France. The inaugural performance was Les Mouquetaires de la reine. The opera company performs about Read more eight operas per season in the opera houses of Toulon, Avignon, Nice and Marseille. Read less

Works on This Recording

Le chalet by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Sébastien Droy (Tenor), Ugo Rabec (Bass), Jodie Devos (Soprano)
Conductor:  Guillaume Tourniaire
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulon Opera Orchestra,  Toulon Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 

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