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Home » French Composers » Destouches

André Cardinal Destouches (1672-1749)


Lully, Campra, Destouches, Desmarest, Collasse. Fleur de Lys - pour le Roy. Ballets Baroques. The Brand (1 CD, December 2010). Details. Leipziger Barockorchester. DE
Lully, Campra, Destouches, Desmarest, Collasse. Fleur de Lys III - pour Maîtres de Danse. Ballets Baroques. The Brand (1 CD, August 2009). Details. Leipziger Barockorchester. US | DE
André Cardinal Destouches. Callirhoé (Tragédie lyrique 1712). Glossa GCD 921612-F (2 CDs and 120-page book in French with articles by Benoît Dratwicki, Jean-Christoph Maillard, Laura Naudeix, Françoise Escande, & Judith le Blanc, January 2007); GCD 921612 (International edition in usual CD format without the book and articles but with libretto translations forthcoming in May 2007). Hervé Niquet, Le Concert Spirituel, Choeur de l'Opéra National de Montpellier. Callirhoé: Stéphanie d'Oustrac, soprano; Agénor: Cyril Auvity, haute-contre; Corésus: João Fernandes, bass; La Reine: Ingrid Perruche, soprano; Le Ministre: Renaud Delaigue, bass; Une Princesse de Calydon / Une Bergère: Stéphanie Révidat, soprano. Libretto by Pierre-Charles Roy. French edition: FR

International edition: US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP

Jean-Féry Rebel, Les Élémens (1737). Destouches & Delalande, Excerpts from Les Éléments (Opéra-ballet, 1721). L'Oiseau-Lyre DSLO 562 & Decca 6.42541 AS (1 LP 1980); reissued on 421 656 2OH (1 CD). Christopher Hogwood, Academy of Ancient Music. US | UK | DE | FR | CA | JP

Reissued in September 2007. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP

Sheet Music

André Cardinal Destouches. Amadis de Grèce. Libretto by Antoine Houdar de La Motte, which was later translated into Italian and adapted for Handel's Amadigi di Gaula (1715).Reprint of 1712 facsimile score. 291 pages. Gregg Press 1967. UK
André Cardinal Destouches. Issé. 394 pages. Pendragon Press 1984. US | UK | DE | FR | CA | JP


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