Adolphe Adam: Le Toreador ou lAccord parfait
Le Toreador ou lAccord parfait
Adolphe Adam (1803 - 1856)
Two arias were planned for each role. As a flautist, Tracolin also knows how to evoke famous melodies from the French opera repertoire in his advances. The centrepieces are the two trios.
One of these, the variation number “Ah! vous dirai-je, maman”, is the jewel of the opera: here, vocal virtuosity and the comedy of the situation are combined with brilliant ease.