FRANÇOIS ADRIEN BOIELDIEU (1775-1834): La dame blanche.
Catalogue Number: 08M038
Reference: GEN 10534
Description: Based on no less than five different works by Walter Scott, this 1825 opéra comique was among the first to introduce supernatural elements into opera. The 1996 French EMI recording is out of print, leaving only an elderly live Dutch performance from 1964 currently on CD. This live performance, featuring young artists in residence at the 2008 Schloss Rheinberg Festival. 2 CDs. No libretto. Paola Leggeri (soprano), Mara Mastalir (mezzo), Amar Muchhala (tenor), Dionisos Tsantinis (bass), Chrous of the Schloss Rheinsberg Chamber Opera, RIAS Youth Orchestra; Gernot Schulz.