LOUIS-NICOLAS CLÉRAMBAULT (1676-1749): Orphée, Medée (Rachel Yakar [soprano], Reinhard Goebel [violin], Wilbert Hazelet [flute], Charles Medlam [viola da gamba], Alan Curtis [harpsichord]), Harpsichord Suites No. 1 in C and No. 2 in C Minor (Kenneth Gilbert [harpsichord]).
Catalogue Number: 01M016
Label: Brilliant Classics
Description: Two dramatic cantatas (quite rare repertoire at the time of their recording) from 1710, Medée the more dramatic and Italianate, and two keyboard suites from six years earlier, in the prevailing French-Italian stylistic mixture. No texts. Original 1980 DG and 1981 Argo LP releases.