Massenet: Manon

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COMPOSERS: Massenet
LABELS: EMI
WORKS: Manon
PERFORMER: Gheorghiu, Alagna, Patriarco; Monnaie Chorus & SO/Antonio Pappano
CATALOGUE NO: EMI 456 3892

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Gheorghiu’s Manon is sweetly innocent and teasingly sexy. Alagna as Des Grieux may not be the vocal equal, but Pappano digs deep into Massenet’s magnificent score. Christopher Cook