JEAN-PHILIPPE-RAMEAU: Les Indes galantes

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Piano reduction to the opera “Les Indes Galantes”.


JEAN-PHILIPPE-RAMEAU: Les Indes galantes (French: “The Amorous Indies”) is an opera-ballet by Jean-Philippe Rameau with libretto by Louis Fuzelier.

The premiere, including only the prologue and the first two of its four entrées (acts), was staged by the Académie Royale de Musique at its theatre in the Palais-Royal in Paris on 23 August 1735, starring the leading singers of the Opéra, Marie Antier, Marie Pélissier, Mlle Errémans, Mlle Petitpas, Denis-François Tribou, Pierre Jélyotte, and Claude-Louis-Dominique Chassé de Chinais, and the dancers Marie Sallé and Louis Dupré. Michel Blondy provided the choreography. The ballet’s Premier Menuet was used in the soundtrack of the 2006 film Marie Antoinette.

Additional information

Weight 1186 g
Dimensions 27 × 19.2 × 3 cm