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Ariane et Barbe-Bleue - Paul Dukas

OA 1098 D

Ariane frees Bluebeard's five other wives from the underground vault, in Paul Dukas's opera Ariane et Barbe-Bleue.

OA 1098 D

This is the first DVD version of this rarely-performed opera, from Claus Guth's production at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona in 2011. The performances are excellent, especially Jeanne-Michèle Charbonnet as Ariane.

Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Theatre del Liceu, conducted by Stéphane Denève, 2011.

Cast: Jeanne-Michèle Charbonnet (Ariane), José van Dam (Barbe-bleue), Patricia Bardon (Nurse).

Opus Arte OA 1098 D

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