for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon
from 'Les Fêtes d'Hébé'
from 'Castor et Pollux'
from 'Le Temple de la Gloire'
for xylophone, vibraphone, marimba, tambourine and 3 timpani
1.Air Polonais; 2.Ritournelle; 3.Air vif; 4.Adoration du Soleil; 5.Menuet; 6.Chaconne
Rameau’s “Hippolyte Et Aricie” presents nymphs and deities in abject disarray. This tragédie en musique is a fascinating masterpiece by the French baroque composer, and the score of the final 1757 version is the result of his many years experience with the theatre.
This edition contains the great monologues, arias and ariettas that Rameau wrote for basse-taille (the 18th-century equivalent of today’s baritone). The volume, which contains a historical Introduction in German and English, is based on the criti
J-P. Rameau's Haute-contre / Operatic arias: Tenor Volume 2 | BA 9197.
J-P. Rameau's Dessus/Operatic Arias: Soprano Volume 2 | BA 9192