Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Les Nuits d’été, op. 7: Villanelle Hector Berlioz 2:07
2 Les Nuits d’été, op. 7: Le Spectre de la rose Hector Berlioz 5:46
3 Les Nuits d’été, op. 7: Sur les lagunes Hector Berlioz 5:20
4 Les Nuits d’été, op. 7: Absence Hector Berlioz 4:10
5 Les Nuits d’été, op. 7: Au cimetière Hector Berlioz 4:53
6 Les Nuits d’été, op. 7: L’Île inconnue Hector Berlioz 3:37
7 La Mort de Cléopâtre Hector Berlioz 19:49
8 La Captive, op. 12 Hector Berlioz 7:40
9 La Belle voyageuse, op. 2 no. 5 Hector Berlioz 4:24
10 Zaïde, op. 19 no. 1 Hector Berlioz 3:25

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Pierre-Antoine Signoret (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Hector Berlioz (composer) (1829) (tracks 7, 9)
Hector Berlioz (composer) (1831 – 1832) (track 8)
Hector Berlioz (composer) (1834) (track 10)
Hector Berlioz (composer) (1841) (tracks 1–6)
conductor:
Louis Langrée (conductor) (2000-06-28 – 2000-06-29) (track 7)
Louis Langrée (conductor) (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
editor:
Daniel Zalay (tracks 1–10)
librettist:
lyricist:
Roger de Beauvoir (track 10)
Théophile Gautier (tracks 1–6)
Victor Hugo (French novelist) (track 8)
Thomas Moore (Irish poet) (track 9)
orchestra:
Orchestre de l’Opéra de Lyon (2000-06-28 – 2000-06-29) (track 7)
Orchestre de l’Opéra de Lyon (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
producer:
Daniel Zalay (tracks 1–10)
revised by:
Hector Berlioz (composer) (1842) (track 9)
soprano vocals:
Véronique Gens (soprano) (2000-06-28 – 2000-06-29) (track 7)
Véronique Gens (soprano) (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
translator:
Thomas Gounet (track 9)
recorded at:
Opéra de Lyon in Lyon, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France (2000-06-28 – 2000-06-29) (track 7)
Auditorium Maurice Ravel in Lyon, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
part of:
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 36) (track 7)
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 42C) (track 9)
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 60) (track 8)
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 107B) (track 10)
arrangements:
La captive (for voice, cello and piano) (track 8)
part of:
parts:
recording of:
La Mort de Cléopâtre, scène lyrique (2000-06-28 – 2000-06-29) (track 7)
La belle voyageuse, op. 2b no. 4, H. 42C (for mezzo-soprano and orchestra) (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (track 9)
La captive (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (track 8)
Les Nuits d'été, H. 81, op. 7: Nº 3. Sur les lagunes (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (track 3)
Les Nuits d'été, H. 81, op. 7: Nº 4. Absence (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (track 4)
Les Nuits d'été, H. 81, op. 7: Nº 5. Au cimetière (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (track 5)
Les Nuits d'été, H. 81, op. 7: Nº 6. L'Île inconnue (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (track 6)
Les Nuits d’été, H. 81, op. 7: Nº 1. Villanelle (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (track 1)
Zaïde, op. 19 no. 1 (2001-02-01 – 2001-02-03) (track 10)
revision of:
La belle voyageuse, op. 2b no. 4, H. 42A (for voice and piano) (track 9)

Release

design:Karl June (designer)
executive producer:Alain Lanceron
miscellaneous support:Neil Beardmore (task: assistant to the conductor)
Anne-Marie Podevin (task: vocal coach)
photography:Alexandre Weinberger (photographer)
ASIN:UK: B00005A9ND [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/13643385 [info]