ANDRÉ CAMPRA (1660-1744): L’Europe Galante.
Catalogue Number: 10U013
Label: Chateau de Versailles
Description: A ballet mixed with songs, dance and Divertissements with the countries of France, Spain, Italy and Turkey as the main characters and the subject the type and quality of love in each place, this 1697 work was one of several different attempts to advance beyond the tragédie en musique which had been so dominant at the court of Versailles. 2 CDs. French-English texts. Les Nouveaux Caractères; Sébastien d’Hérin.