She is one of the great singers of our time, the mezzo-soprano Magdalena Kozená, sought after by the world’s leading opera houses and orchestras.
This is a chance to hear her in authentic French Baroque repertoires with Le Concert d’Astrée, who provide an exceptionally crisp and airy sound on their period instruments. With both sorrowful and sweet music by Rameau, Charpentier and Marais, the cream of the French Baroque.
Rameau Air de Télaïre from Castor et Pollux:
Charpentier Suite from Médée
Rameau Suite from Dardanus
Rameau Suite from Les indes galantes
Rameau Suite from Hippolyte et Aricie
Emmanuelle Haïm Conductor