"Excellent cast...crisp alert performances"- The Penguin Guide
Conductor Marc Minkowski
Cast Jean-Paul Fouchécourt, Véronique Gens, Bernarda Fink
3CDs. Includes printed synopsis.
"Hippolyte et Aricie (1733) was Rameau's earliest surviving opera, a tale of Phaedra's incestuous love for her stepson, Hippolyte. Marc Minkowski's recording is well cast, with Bernarda Fink an "outstandingly impressive Phaedra" Gramophone