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By Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Les Arts Florissants
An Aix-en-Provence Festival production
Conducted by William Christie
Directed by Andreas Homoki
Featuring Charpentier’s stately choruses, dances, and airs, this Baroque gem unfolds with Christie’s trademark rhetorical flair. Melodies heave and sigh with gossamer elegance, transforming an Old Testament parable into a ravishing musical account of incorruptible love, undying to the end.
Scene design by Paul Zoller
Costume design by Gideon Davey
Lighting design by Franck Evin
David: Pascal Charbonneau
Jonathas: Ana Quintans
Saul: Neal Davies
Archis: Fréderic Caton
Joabel: Kresimir Spicer
La Pythonisse: Dominique Visse
Co-produced by Opéra Comique and Théâtre de Caen in association with Les Arts Florissants with the support of The Selz Foundation
William Christie’s work has led to a renewed appreciation of French Baroque repertoire.
Les Arts Florissants is one of the most renowned early-music groups in the world.