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Orlando furioso

Other operas based on Ludovico Ariosto's epic poem Orlando furioso (The Frenzy of Orlando).

Alcina - George Frideric Handel

Ariodante - George Frideric Handel

Orlando - George Frideric Handel

Orlando furioso - Antonio Vivaldi

Orlando finto pazzo - Antonio Vivaldi

Roland - Jean-Baptiste Lully

Les Paladins - Jean-Philippe Rameau

Information about the opera Les Paladins by Jean-Philippe Rameau, and the best recordings available on CD or DVD, or for download.

Rameau's penultimate work, inspired by a fable by La Fontaine.

Recommended recordings on DVD

Christie (Opus Arte OA 0938 D)

OA 0938 D

An eccentric production, performed at the Paris Theatre Du Chatelet in May 2004

Arts Florissants Chorus, Arts Florissants Orchestra, conducted by William Christie, 2004.

Opus Arte OA 0938 D