Proms Feature - The Rameau Revolutions

Episodes

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Les Boreades19990718

As a curtain-raiser to tomorrow evening's Prom devoted to Rameau's last opera `Les Boreades', Roger Savage discusses the fall and rise of Rameau's reputation as an opera composer with particular reference to `Les boreades', which had not been performed when the composer died in 1764 and was not staged until 1982.

Les Boreades19990718

As a curtain-raiser to tomorrow evening's Prom devoted to Rameau's last opera `Les Boreades', Roger Savage discusses the fall and rise of Rameau's reputation as an opera composer with particular reference to `Les boreades', which had not been performed when the composer died in 1764 and was not staged until 1982.