Following on acclaimed releases of Bellérophon, Phaéton, Amadis and Armide, Christophe Rousset and Les Talens Lyriques continue their revival of Lully's tragédies lyriques with Alceste. This masterpiece, which tells the story of princess Iolcos and her rescue from the underworld, was premiered by the Paris Opera in 1674 at the Théâtre du Palais-Royal.

Album Details

Artist

Les Talens Lyriques

Album Title

Lully: Alceste

Street Date

01/19/2018

Order Due Date

12/22/2017

Genre

Classical

Label

Aparte

Parent Label

harmonia mundi

Configuration

CD Longplay

Price Code

CD31

UPC

3149028115222

Catalog #

AP164