Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687): Acis & Galatée

DGG Archiv 453 492-2 (2CDs) (1998)


CD 1 (49'17): Prologue, Act 1
CD 2 (57'19): Act 2, Act 3

Prologue
DianeMonique Simon (soprano)
A DryadFrançoise Masset (soprano)
A SylvanThierry Félix (baritone)
AbbundanceMireille Delunsch (soprano)
ComusJean Louis Meunier (tenor)
ApollonHoward Crook (haute-contre)
Opera
AcisJean-Paul Foucécourt (haute-contre)
TélèmeHoward Crook (haute-contre)
GalatéeVeronique Gens (haute-contre)
ScyllaFrançoise Masset (soprano)
TircisRodrigo del Pozo (haute-contre)
AminteMireille Delunsch (soprano)
PolyphèmeLaurent Naouri (bass)
The Priest of JunoHoward Crook (haute-contre)
NeptuneThierry Félix (baritone)
First NaiadMireille Delunsch (soprano)
Second NaiadMonique Simon (soprano)

(Tircis appears in scene 6 of the first act (1[19]))

Choeur des Musiciens du Louvre (with Rodrigo del Pozo)

Les Musiciens du Louvre (on period instruments):
6 violins, 2 haute-contres de violon, 2 tailles de violon, 2 quintes de violon, 4 basses de violon, 2 flutes and piccolos, recorder and panpipe, 2 oboes, bassoon, percussion; B.c.: viola da gamba, basse de violon, theorbo and guitar, theorbo, harpsichord

Live Recording: July 1996, Paris, Salle Wagram