'Alceste is enchanting, with fleet strings, intimately proportioned chorus, and polished soloists' Anna Picard
Lucy Crowe (soprano), Benjamin Hulett (tenor), Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone); Early Opera Company/Christian Curnyn
Chaconne CHAN 0788 63:16 mins
Audio clip: from 'Gentle Morpheus, son of night'
For a full review, pick up a copy of the July issue of BBC Music Magazine