Prina’s Silla trying to seduce all the ladies backed up by lute and recorder and getting none: not very realistic. (we would have had to carry Agathe off the stage, I guess – so very good!) I strongly oppose all toxic masculinity except perhaps when sung by Prina?!
Genaux & Invernizzi duetting are pure sonic bliss. *sigh*
The hall is micced to the teeth, I hope that means radio broadcast or CD release. Pretty please, Gods of Baroque!
Act 2 was musically even better than Act 1. Now into the final 3rd…