Alceste [Alceste, ou Le triomphe d’Alcide (‘Alcestis, or The Triumph of Alcides’)](i)
- Lois Rosow
Tragédie en musique in a prologue and five acts by Jean-Baptiste Lully (see Lully family (opera) §(1)) to a libretto by Quinault, Philippe after Euripides’ Alcestis; Paris, Opéra, 19 January 1674.
This was Lully’s second tragedy. The king and courtiers saw a rehearsal at Versailles in ...