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Orphée - Monteverdi

Monteverdi Choir - English Baroque Soloists - Sir John Eliot Gardiner

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Saturday, 16 September 2017 — 7:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Program

  • Claudio Monteverdi
    Orphée
  • Livret d'Alessandro Striggio

Distribution

  • Monteverdi Choir
  • English Baroque Soloists
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner, conducting,
  • Elsa Rooke
  • Isabella Gardiner , costumes
  • Patricia Hofstede, costumes, (Atelier Paradis)
  • Krystian Adam, tenor, Orfeo
  • Hana Blažíková, soprano, La Musica / Euridice
  • Lucile Richardot, mezzo-soprano, Messaggera
  • Francesca Boncompagni, soprano, Proserpina
  • Gianluca Buratto, bass, Caronte / Plutone
  • Kangmin Justin Kim, contre-ténor, Speranza
  • Furio Zanasi, baritone, Apollo
  • Francisco Fernández-Rueda, tenor, Pastore I
  • Gareth Treseder, tenor, Pastore II / Spirito I / Eco
  • John Taylor Ward, baritone, Pastore IV / Spirito III
  • Michal Czerniawski, contre-ténor, Pastore III
  • Zachary Wilder, tenor, Spirito II
  • Anna Dennis, soprano, Ninfa
On the occasion of the 450th anniversary of Mozart’s birth, John Eliot Gardiner reunites his troops for a new journey through the Italian composer’s operatic oeuvre.  First things being first, it’s Orfeo that opens the weekend’s festivities.

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Talks & Debates

De la fable au couronnement : naissances et renaissances du théâtre moderne

Rencontre avec Denis Morrier — 16/09/2017 - 18h00

media

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