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Stravinsky: Le Rossignol & Renard - Albert Shagidullin (vocals); Grzegorz Staskiewicz (vocals); Ian Caley (tenor); Laurent Naouri (bass);...
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  1. Le Rossignol, opera (lyric tale) in 3 acts
  2. Renard, opera-ballet (burlesque) for 4 vocal soloists & chamber orchestra
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There is so much attractive, memorable music in Le Rossignol (The Nightingale, 1909-1913), Stravinsky's first foray into the world of opera, and his grasp of the medium is so secure that it is surprising the piece is not performed more often. There is no lack of very fine recordings of the opera, though, including those by the composer himself, Pierre Boulez, and Robert Craft, but none can boast a lead as charismatic and vocally spectacular as Natalie Dessay, who really sparkles as the Nightingale. The entire cast, in fact, ...

Stravinsky: Le Rossignol & Renard 1999, Angel Records

UPC: 724355687425