Sandrine Piau: Chimere (CD + Book)

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Sandrine Piau: Chimere (CD + Book)

Sandrine Piau (soprano), Susan Manoff (piano)

£9.95

It’s always a special pleasure to welcome an intelligently programmed and beautifully presented song recital, and this latest disc from soprano Sandrine Piau and pianist Susan Manoff ranks with the very best. Chimère concludes a series of three recitals first launched on the Naïve label with Évocations (back in 2007) and Après un Rêve (2011). Piau’s recent move to the Alpha label (which, like her, has moved from high-end early music productions to embrace a much wider repertoire) brings a substantial bonus in the form of a sumptuous CD-sized hardback book of 92 pages, gorgeously illustrated with art from the middle ages to... read more

It’s always a special pleasure to welcome an intelligently programmed and beautifully presented song recital, and this latest disc from soprano Sandrine Piau and pianist ... read more

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