J-P. Rameau: Operatic Arias - Soprano & Mezzo-Soprano

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Publisher: Bärenreiter
Format: Sheet Music | Vocal Work

Grand dessus/Operatic arias: Soprano and Mezzo-Soprano | BA 9195.

This volume contains all the great monologues, arias and ariettas which Rameau composed for grand dessus and which are sung by Sopranos and Mezzo-Sopranos today.

Arias for soprano and mezzo-soprano from the operas Castor et Pollux (Minerve, Phébé) / Dardanus (Vénus) / Les Fêtes de l’Hymen et de l’Amour (Orthésie) / Les Fêtes de Polymnie (Polymnie, Stratonice) / Hippolyte et Aricie (Phèdre) / Les Indes galantes (Hébé, Phani, Zaïre) / Platée (Junon) / La Princesse de Navarre (Une Devineresse) / Les Surprises de l’amour (Uranie, Hersilide) / Le Temple de la Gloire (Lydie, Plautine) / Zéphyre (Diane) / Zoroastre (Érinice).

  • Detailed historical introduction (Fr/Eng).
  • Idiomatic Piano reduction arrangements based on the Opera Omnia Rameau.
  • Each piece is introduced by a précis of the dramatic situation and an English translation of the vocal text.
  • Co-edited by the Centre de musique baroque de Versailles and the Société Jean-Philippe Rameau.
  • Distributed exclusively by Bärenreiter.
ISBN: 9790006561131
Skill Level: Intermediate-Advanced Explain this
Published on: 20 May 2015
No of pages: 166
Language: English, French
Catalogue No: BA9195

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        Derby GB Final year music student
        Love the arias in this volume looking forward to performing some soon
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