Delibes: Lakmé

Delibes: Lakmé

Alain Lombard

Léo Delibes

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Delibes' exquisite and touching Lakmé was first performed at the Opéra Comique in Paris in 1883. Nearly 90 years later the orchestra and chorus of that very theatre assembled for this recording under the baton of Alain Lombard. The title role, a Brahmin's daughter who loves an English of