Classical cd review this is natalie dessay's first “concept album”, but i fear it is not a success she has given up opera worse, dessay doesn't even sing on this disc: instead she reads the prose, in french, over the unfolding music, which brings us to the next problem – the lack of sung texts or translations instead the. Natalie dessay - french opera arias yet again, the fascinating french soprano natalie dessay has come up with a winning recital canary fanciers can love her without guilt: her high notes are all in place (up to a solid e natural), her skill with fast coloratura is astonishing, her pitch is ideal, and her breath control is massive. Dessay brings dramatic insight to celebrity series recital april 30, 2017 at 10:49 am by aaron keebaugh natalie dessay performed saturday night at jordan hall recitals that explore the lives of women have been popular items over the past few seasons last april, susan graham offered a program that placed. Natalie dessay artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at npr music review deceptive cadence a film built almost completely from rehearsals on a bare stage, there's a surprising amount of drama — especially between a stage director and his charismatic star, french soprano natalie dessay. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for pictures of america - natalie dessay on allmusic - 2017 - the list of really successful albums of broadway. Editorial reviews this collection features natalie dessay in five scenes of coloratura madness -- or near-madness -- by two italian composers, two french composers, and one satirising american soprano characters who go insane are quite a feature of 19th-century opera, providing composers with an opportunity to write.
Audiences seemed not just disappointed with the production, which relocated the piece from an alpine village to a modern rehearsal room, but viscerally upset— furious, even zimmerman received most of the blame, but the evening's star, french soprano natalie dessay, seen as partly responsible for the production's. Wolfgang amadeus mozart giunse alfin il momento deh vieni non tardar from le nozze di figaro franz schubert geheimes, d 719 franz schubert die junge nonne, d 828 franz schubert lied der mignon, d 877, no 4 franz schubert suleika i, d 720 franz. La belle france has produced some musical wonders in the past thirty years or so, but top-rank sopranos are not among them some would say natalie dessay is the only one she's certainly had a glittery career in the world's top opera houses, and her seraphic high notes and comic talent wowed london. Amazoncom: natalie dessay - greatest moments on stage: natalie dessay, laurent naouri, marc minkowski, william christie, michel plasson, placido domingo: editorial reviews this dvd captures this incredible artist in her full glory performing in live production included are excerpts from fledermaus, ariadne,.
. Early on her first schubert recital disc, natalie dessay establishes her credentials as a lieder artist in two strong, contrasting performances at one expressive extreme, she embodies the quiet, assured faith of the prayerful “du bist die ruh,” with strict command of technical means such as minutely focused, sustained.
Natalie dessay, various, __ - pictures of america - amazoncom music natalie dessay: the miracle of the voice audio cd natalie dessay review the arrangements of these familiar songs are imaginative and unexpected, including fanciful instrumental interludes that take full advantage of the string textures. It's natalie dessay's world you and i just live in it dessay is one of the sovereign communicative artists of our era, whose every moment onstage seems fully lived and completely expressed she wastes no time on generalities: there is no “joy in singing,” no invitation to luxuriate in “the beautiful voice.
Natalie dessay has not had it easy a series of operations on her vocal chords has caused her to drop out of a number of performances several years ago, she fell on stage during opening night at the met while singing the title role in lucia di lammermoor (to generally mixed reviews) on another opening. In the present instance i can't quite wholeheartedly appear as the first and am unwilling to perform as the latter dessay is a singer of real merit, distinguished among her present-day colleagues and, as michel parouty's notes remind us, in line with some notables of the past i don't find a personal timbre that might bring a. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for between yesterday and tomorrow - natalie dessay, michel legrand on allmusic - 2017.