CD Release Trio Polycordes vol 3. and Mareike Schellenberger, Mezzo-soprano

Released on the 28th of January for the Label La Follia-Madrigal

Composers: Bruno Giner, Sylvain Kassap, Alexandros Markeas, Luis Naon, Michèle Reverdyhttp://play.idol.io/trio-polycordes-mareike-schellenberger-trio-polycordes-mareike-schellenberger-vol-3


Le Salon de Musique de Marie- Antoinette

Artists : Sandrine Chatron (harp), Isabelle Poulenard (soprano), Jean-François Lombard (tenor), Stéphanie Paulet (violin), Amélie Michel (flute).
Label: Naïve /Ambroisie AM179
Release Date: 2009
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1. Franscesco Petrini - Les Folies d'Espagne et 12 Variations
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About the album

Recorded on a Erard single-action harp from the collection of the Musée de la Musique in Paris, this  cd is a musical evocation of the  taste and musical practise of   Marie-Antoinette, with works by  famous composers of her time such a  Petrini, Mozart, Grétry, Paisello, Dusik, Cardon, Saint-Georges, etc…

 

Album Review

This enchanting disc is one to be enjoyed in tranquil moments. It conjures up the flavour of the salon of Marie-Antoinette, who counted music among her pleasures during the polltically turbulent times at the court of her husband, Louis XVI. Aside from her penchant for the serious operas of Gluck and for the lighter ones of Gretry,

- Geoffroy Norris- The Daily Telegraph
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