Berlioz: La Damnation de Faust / Markevitch, Lamoureux Concert Orchestra [2 CDs + Blu-ray]

Release Date: 3/8/2019
Catalog Number: 4836377
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Igor Markevitch
Number of Discs: 3

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Verreau’s manly lyric sound presents a stylistically persuasive Faust. One constantly rejoices in the authenticity of this French-Canadian artist’s textual projection. Rubio is an atypical Marguerite in the sheer opulence of her instrument. The remastered audio quality is rather in-your-face, not always flattering the Lamoureux orchestra.

– Opera (August 2019)
Works on This Recording
1. La damnation de Faust, Op. 24 by Hector Berlioz
Performer: Pierre Mollet (Bass), Michel Roux (Bass), Consuela Rubio (Mezzo Soprano), Richard Verreau (Tenor)
Conductor: Igor Markevitch
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845-1846 ; France
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