Rameau's opera Les Boréades at Müpa Budapest

The music-loving public can enjoy an exceptional production: with the participation of international stars, the Purcell Choir and the Orfeo Orchestra (on period instruments) Les Boréades, the last five-act lyrical tragedy by Jean-Philippe Rameau, born 340 years ago, is to be performed at Müpa Budapest at 7 pm on 21 September. The concert is to be conducted by the prominent early music expert, Franz Liszt Award winner conductor, György Vashegyi, president of HAA. World star singers such as Sabine Devieilhe, Reinoud Van Mechelen, Benedikt Kristjánsson or Thomas Dolié were won over for the large-scale production.
Les Boréades, the final work of Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), which was composed in 1763, was premiered posthumously in the late 20th century and is one of the finest French tragédies lyriques of the 17th and 18th centuries.
The production is organized by Haydneum, the Hungarian Centre for Early Music and its partner, the Centre de musique baroque de Versailles (CMBV). The concert-like performance in Budapest is also to be recorded with the support of Müpa, which is be released by Warner Classics. After the Müpa concert Les Boréades is to go on an international tour and is travel to the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in Paris, the Musiikkitalo in Helsinki and the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
2023. szeptember 19.