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Episode 3

Presented by Louise Fryer. Includes Nikolaus Harnoncourt conducting Concentus Musicus Wien in Haydn's The Storm, H XXIVa 8, plus Act 2 of Rameau's Les Indes Galantes.

Rameau's Les Indes Galantes Act II: the Incas of Peru complete with a volcanic eruption and Haydn's depiction of a storm are introduced by Louise Fryer

Haydn The Storm, Hob. XXIVa/8
Concentus Musicus Wien, Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

c. 3.50pm
Rameau Les Indes Galantes
Deuxième entrée: Les Incas du Pérou (The Incas of Peru)

The Inca Huascar and the Spaniard Don Carlos both pursue Princess Phani and a volcano erupts

Carlos..... Reinoud van Mechelen (countertenor),
Phani..... Valérie Gabail (soprano),
Emilie..... Stéphanie Révidat (soprano),
Huascar..... Aimery Lefèvre (bass-baritone),
Le Choeur du Marais,
La Simphonie du Marais
Hugo Reyne (director).

50 minutes

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Haydn The Storm, Hob. XXIVa/8

    Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes Galantes - Deuxieme entree: Les Incas du Perou (The Incas of Peru)

    Orchestra: La Simphonie du Marais. Conductor: Hugo Reyne.

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