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Music for your eyes

France : Europe/Paris

William Christie conducts Dido and Aeneas by Purcell at the Opéra Comique


  • Les Arts Florissants
  • William Christie (Conductor)
  • Deborah Warner (Stage Direction)
  • Malena Ernman (Mezzo-soprano) : Dido
  • Christopher Maltman (Baritone) : Aeneas
  • Judith van Wanroij (Soprano) : Belinda
  • Hilary Summers (Mezzo-soprano) : Sorceress


Dido and Aeneas
'Tragic opera' in three acts by Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Libretto by Nahum Tate after his play 'Brutus of Alba' and Virgil's 'Aenid'

Recording: Opéra Comique I Paris
Director:  François Roussillon
Duration: 01:06

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