Berlioz: Les Troyens

LSO0010 4CD

Berlioz Les Troyens

Berlioz Les Troyens

Track List


Sir Colin Davis conductor
Ben Heppner Enée
Michelle DeYoung Eidon
Petra Lang Cassandre

Best Classical Album
Best Opera
Grammy Awards
Best Opera
Gramophone Awards
Critics' Choice
Classical Brit Awards
Essential Work BBC Music Magazine

'truly spectacular' The Guardian

Sir Colin Davis's extraordinary recording of Berlioz's operatic masterpiece has captured attention all over the world, and won the highest international awards.

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Best Classical Album
Best Opera
Grammy Awards 

Best Opera Gramophone Awards

Critics' ChoiceClassical Brit Awards

Orphee d'or Academie Du Disque Lyrique

Grand Prix du Disc Academie Charles Cros

Recordings of the Year Opera News

'However many superlatives are lavished on Sir Colin Davis's new live recording of Les Troyens, nothing prepares the listener for hearing the set the first time' Gramophone

'Colin Davis's recording of Berlioz's epic opera Les Troyens is going to shake up the classical-music industry as nothing else has in some time ... the performance is superb' New York Times

'Colin Davis's newest recording of Les Troyens has an excitement born of the glowing sheen of perfection ... splendid by any standard' Opera News

'A triumph' BBC Radio 3 CD Review

'truly spectacular' The Guardian


Sir Colin Davis conductor
Ben Heppner

Michelle DeYoung Didon

Petra Lang Cassandre/Le spectre de Cassandre

Sara Mingardo Anna

Peter Mattei Chorebe/Le spectre de Chorebe

Stephen Milling Narbal

Kenneth Tarver Iopas

Toby Spence Hylas

Orlin Anastassov L'ombre d'Hector

Tigran Martirossian Panthee

Isabelle Cals Ascagne

Alan Ewing Priam/Le spectre de Priam

Guang Yang Hecube

Andrew Greenan Premiere sentinelle

Roderick Earle Seconde sentinelle

Bulent Bezduz Helenus

Leigh Melrose Un Soldat / Mercure

Mark Stone Un chef Grec

London Symphony Chorus
London Symphony Orchestra 

Recording Details

James Mallinson producer
Simon Rhodes sound engineer

Recorded December 2000, Barbican, London
DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording

Notes and libretto in English/en français

Catalogue number - LSO0010
UPC - 822231101024

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