JOSEPH BODIN DE BOISMORTIER (1689-1755): Les Voyages de l’Amour.
Catalogue Number: 10W025
Reference: GCD 924009
Description: A 1736 opéra-ballet whose two principal roles for Cupid and Zephyr, designed for sopranos, were replaced by male singers. The work was otherwise also ill-fated making this recording the first to be performed as the composer intended. 2 CDs. No information about libretto availability. Chantal Santon Jeffery, Katherine Watson, Judith van Wanroij (sopranos), Thomas Dolié (baritone), Purcell Choir, Orfeo Orchestra; György Vashegyi.