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  • Les Barbares - Hunold & Gertseva - Jurine

    ‘LES BARBARES’ BY SAINT-SAËNS ON BRU ZANE CLASSICAL RADIO

    On Sunday 25th September at 9 p.m. Bru Zane Classical Radio will broadcast Les Barbares (1901) by Camille Saint-Saëns, on the occasion of the inauguration of the Venetian festival which is dedicated to the composer. This opera has been revived in February 2014 at the Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne and then the Palazzetto Bru Zane has achieved a recording for the ‘French Opera’ series.

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  • Véronique Gens

    PROSERPINE BY SAINT-SAËNS ON 9th AND 11th OCTOBER

    Proserpine (1887), a drame lyrique in four acts on a libretto by Louis Gallet (based on the play by Auguste Vacquerie – 1872), premiered on 14 March 1887 at the the Théâtre de l’Opéra-Comique. Concert performance. Whereas one might have expected the supposedly ‘classical’ Saint-Saëns to havefired his imagination by exploring the fate of the ancient Proserpine (Persephone), it is a surprise to discover that the Proserpine in question here is none other than a Renaissance courtesan well versed in culpable amours

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