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Comedy-ballet by RAMEAU on gramophone records Cast, in order of singing with the Chorus of the Aix-en-Provence Festival and the Paris Conservatoire Orchestra conducted by Hans Rosbaud
Prologue: A vineyard
Act 1: A marsh


Conducted By: Hans Rosbaud
In the PrologueA satyr (bass): Robert Tropin
Thespis, inventor of Comedy (tenor): Nicolai Gedda
Thalia, the muse of Comedy (soprano): Nadine Sautereau
Momus, the god of Gaiety (baritone): Jean-Christophe Benoit
The spirit of Love (soprano): Monique Linval
In the Comedy Citheron, King of Greece (baritone): Jacques Jansen
Mercury (tenor): Nicolai Gedda
Platée, a marsh-nymph (tenor travesti-role): Michel Sénéchal
Clarine, her confidante (soprano): Nadine Sautereau
Jupiter (bass): Hue Santana
Momus (baritone): Jean-Christophe Benoit
The spirit of Folly (soprano): Janine Micheau
Juno (soprano): Christiane Castelli

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