Castor et Pollux (‘Castor and Pollux’)
- Graham Sadler
Tragédie en musique in a prologue and five acts by jean-philippe Rameau to a libretto by pierre-joseph Bernard; Paris, Opéra, 24 October 1737.
At its first appearance, Rameau’s third opera was only moderately successful. Audiences compared it unfavourably with Hippolyte et Aricie and Les Indes galantes...