Offenbach is off the chart in this gift of a recording

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'Jodie Devos is a gravity-defying coloratura soprano who would have thrilled the composer; and she’s certainly not the proverbial canary’

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Offenbach Colorature
Songs and arias from Boule de neige, Vert-vert, Orphée aux enfers, Un mari à la porte, Fantasio, Les Bavards, Mesdames de la halle, Le Roi Carotte, Les Contes d’Hoffmann, Robinson Crusoë and Le Voyage dans la lune
Jodie Devos (soprano), Adèle Charvet (mezzo-soprano); Munich adio Orchestra/ Laurent Campellone
Alpha Classics ALPHA 437 60:59 mins