Sunday 6 May 2018 7:30PM

Royal Academy of Music Baroque Soloists; Rachel Podger violin

L’Amour Triomphe


  • Royal Academy of Music Baroque Soloists
  • Rachel Podger violin

A banquet of amorous ballet music from the High Baroque and early Rococo, celebrating the loves of an ugly Nymph, a famous rake and deluded dreamers, culminates in the gloriously poignant Pigmalion, Rameau’s acte-de-ballet first performed in Paris in 1748.

  • Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764)
        • Platée RCT 53 (excerpts)
  • Georg Phillipp Telemann (1681-1767)
        • Don Quichotte auf der Hochzeit des Comacho TWV21:32 (excerpts)
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787)
        • Don Juan (excerpts)
  • Interval
  • Jean-Philippe Rameau
        • Pigmalion RCT 52 (excerpts)

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