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Scylla et Claucus
From the Royal Opera, Versailles,
Stephanie Hughes presents a rare performance of Leclair's only opera, a passionate, pastoral and allegorical story dealing with unrequited love, vengeance and the death of the beloved.
Les Talens Lyriques, conductor Christophe Rousset RT DIRECT: A recording of Leclair's Scylla et Glaucus (3 CDs) featuring the Monteverdi Choir and the English Baroque Soloists conducted by John Eliot Gardiner is available for £15.99 including p&p. To order please send a cheque payable to Selections, to [address removed] Phone [number removed], or visit Quote ref: [number removed]


Stephanie Hughes
Christophe Rousset
Monteverdi Choir
Conducted By:
John Eliot Gardiner
Salome Haller (soprano)
L'Amour (Cupid):
Celine Scheen (soprano)
Chief of the Amanthon:
Nicholas Achten (bass Baritone)
Scylla, a nymph:
Gaëlle Le Rol (soprano)
Glaucus, a marine god:
Robert Getchell (countertenor)
Licas, confidante to Glaucus:
Nicholas Achten (bass-Baritone)
Circé, a sorceress:
Karina Gauvin(soprano)
Dorine, confidante to Circé:
Céline Scheen (soprano)

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