A Musical Novel: Charpentier's "Louise"

Dec 20, 2016

February 19

This week, continuing a month-long celebration of February-born operas with the Opéra-Comique's first opera of the 20th century, Gustav Charpentier's now rarely performed "Louise."

Gustave Charpentier: Louise
Beverly Sills: Louise
Nicolai Gedda: Julien
José van Dam: Le père
Mignon Dunn: La mère

Orchestra and Chorus of the Paris Opera
Julius Rudel, conductor