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Chansons sur des poèmes de Ronsard

Dominique Visse (conductor), Ensemble Clément Janequin (performer)
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Title
Chansons sur des poèmes de Ronsard
Conductor
Dominique Visse  (countertenor)
Performer
Ensemble Clément Janequin
Publisher
Harmonia Mundi, 1994
1 cd
Playing time
00:59:21
EAN
3149025061058
CDR
DAX1649
Placing suggestion
40 - Middeleeuwen en renaissance (NBLC) K8 - Oude muziek (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 7 times in Flemish libraries

About Dominique Visse

Dominique Visse (born 30 August 1955) is a French countertenor and founder of the Ensemble Clément Janequin.

Life and career

Dominique Visse was a chorister at the Notre-Dame de Paris and studied organ and flute at the Versailles Conservatory. As a musician, he developed an interest in Medieval and Renaissance repertories. After studying with Alfred Deller and René Jacobs from 1976 to 1978, he made his opera debut at Tourcoing in Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea in 1982.

Visse devotes himself to performing of secular and religious music of the Renaissance. He is also known for his interpretations of the Parisian chansons.

Visse is married to soprano Agnès Mellon.

Selected discography

Opera

  • Purcell: Dido and Aeneas
  • Monteverdi: Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria
  • Handel: Giulio Cesare
  • Read more on Wikipedia

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