ArtistInfo Logo  ArtistInfo

Artist Portrait

Guillemette Laurens

voc, *1950 FR, Fontainebleau
Singer of Classical

Guillemette Laurens (born 1950 in Fontainebleau, France) is a French operatic mezzo-soprano.Guillemette trained at the Academy of Toulouse and debuted as Baba in The Rake's Progress at Salle Favart. She took part in the premiere recording of Lully's Atys conducted by William Christie. She is a highly respected singer of Baroque music, both as a soprano and a mezzo-soprano. She has made notable recordings of Monteverdi operas.

        
Genres
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Vos mépris chaque jour on Versailles. L'île enchantée by Capriccio Stravagante & Skip Sempé
Messe de Requiem, Op. 54: VIII. Agnus dei on Saint-Saens: Messe de Requiem & Partsongs by Camille Saint-Saëns, Diego Fasolis, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Marie-Paule Dotti, Guillemette Laurens, Luca Lombardo, Nicolas Teste & Radio Svizzera Choir
Armide, Act II, Scene 5: "Enfin, il est en ma puissance" (Armide) on Lully: Armide by Jean-Baptiste Lully, Philippe Herreweghe, La Chapelle Royale & Collegium Vocale Gent
L'incoronazione di Poppea: Act III, scene 8. Duo Poppea/Nerone "Pur ti miro" on Monteverdi: L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi, René Jacobs & Concerto Vocale
Messe de Requiem, Op. 54: I. Kyrie on Saint-Saens: Messe de Requiem & Partsongs by Camille Saint-Saëns, Diego Fasolis, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Marie-Paule Dotti, Guillemette Laurens, Luca Lombardo, Nicolas Teste & Radio Svizzera Choir
Messe de Requiem, Op. 54: II. Dies irae on Saint-Saens: Messe de Requiem & Partsongs by Camille Saint-Saëns, Diego Fasolis, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Marie-Paule Dotti, Guillemette Laurens, Luca Lombardo, Nicolas Teste & Radio Svizzera Choir
Ma bouche rit on Vous ou la mort by Currende Consort, Capella Sancti Michaëlis, Concerto Palatino & Erik van Nevel
Messe de Requiem, Op. 54: VII. Benedictus on Saint-Saens: Messe de Requiem & Partsongs by Camille Saint-Saëns, Diego Fasolis, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Marie-Paule Dotti, Guillemette Laurens, Luca Lombardo, Nicolas Teste & Radio Svizzera Choir
L'Incoronazione di Poppea, SV 308: Pur ti miro on Monteverdi - A Trace of Grace by Michel Godard
Zefiro torna e di soavi accenti, SV 251 on Monteverdi - A Trace of Grace by Michel Godard

Track list and 30sec audio provided by


Band Members
Discography


Title Artist Year Type
AtysJean-Baptiste Lully, William Christie, Les Arts Florissants, Guy De Mey, Guillemette Laurens, Agnès Mellon, Jean-François Gardeil, Jean-Paul Fouchécourt, Gilles Ragon, Véronique Gens2009Album
JephthaGeorg Friedrich Händel - Paul Agnew, Lisa Larsson, Guillemette Laurens, Opera Fuoco, David Stern, Jay Bernfeld2007Album
Combattimento Di Tancredi & Clorinda - Lamento Della Ninfa Ed Altri MadrigaliClaudio Monteverdi, Akadêmia, Françoise Lasserre, Jan van Elsacker, Guillemette Laurens2006Album
Ay Luna (Música Española Del Siglo De Oro)Guillemette Laurens, Unda Maris2004Album
Lettera AmorosaGuillemette Laurens, Luca Pianca2003Album
Le Musiche Di Bellerofonte CastaldiBellerofonte Castaldi - Vincent Dumestre, Guillemette Laurens, Le Poème Harmonique2003Album
Il Nuovo StileDomenico Belli - Guillemette Laurens, Le Poème Harmonique - Vincent Dumestre1999Album
Arien, Canzoni, Concerti (Live-Mitschnitt Vom Rheingau Musik Festival 1995)Girolamo Frescobaldi, Claudio Monteverdi, Antonio Vivaldi, Georg Friedrich Händel - Il Giardino Armonico, Guillemette Laurens1996Compil.
Vous Ou la Mort - Flemish Courtly Love Songs Of The 15th CenturyGuillemette Laurens, Katelijne Van Laethem, Jan Caals, Jan van Elsacker, Job Boswinkel, Currende, Capella Sancti Michaelis, Concerto Palatino, Erik Van Nevel1996Album
Dido & AeneasHenry Purcell - Guillemette Laurens . Jill Feldman . Philippe Cantor, Les Arts Florissants . William Christie1993Album
Lettera AmorosaGuillemette Laurens, Luca Pianca1993Album
La ResurrezioneGeorg Friedrich Händel – Nancy Argenta - Barbara Schlick - Guillemette Laurens - Klaus Mertens - The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra - Ton Koopman1991Album
DivertissementsJean-Baptiste Lully / Guillemette Laurens, Capriccio Stravagante, Skip Sempé1990Album
Le Malade ImaginaireMarc Antoine Charpentier, Molière / Isabelle Poulenard, Jill Feldman, Guillemette Laurens, Gilles Ragon, Michel Verschaeve, Bernard Delétré, Jean-Louis Bindi, Jean-Paul Fouchécourt, Les Musiciens Du Louvre, Marc Minkowski1990Album
Messe H-Moll = Mass B Minor BWV 232Johann Sebastian Bach - Isabelle Poulenard, Guillemette Laurens, René Jacobs, John Elwes, Max van Egmond, Harry van der Kamp, Collegium Musicum van de Nederlandse Bachvereniging, Gustav Leonhardt, La Petite Bande1990Album
AtysJean-Baptiste Lully • Guy De Mey, Guillemette Laurens, Agnès Mellon, Jean-François Gardeil, John Holloway, Les Arts Florissants, William Christie1987Album
External Links
Wikipedia Logo Wikipedia  MusicBrainz Logo MusicBrainz  Discogs Logo Discogs  Spotify Logo Spotify  
ArtistInfo App
ArtistInfo for iOS and ArtistInfo for Mac are presenting musicians, composers and producers that are envolved in the musical work that you are listening to in Apple Music, iTunes, or Spotify. Discover new music via the network among artists. Manage your favorite musicians and albums via iCloud and share recommendations with your friends via email, AirDrop, or Social Media.

App Store Logo     Mac App Store Logo

Acknowledgements
To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
ArtistInfo for Mac, iPad, and iPhone
ArtistInfo App
Universal Link: https://music.metason.net/artistinfo?name=Guillemette%20Laurens
ArtistInfo Community
Most seen topics within ArtistInfo:

Top 10 Artists    Top 20 Albums
 
What others are currently looking for:

Recent Artists    Recent Albums

ArtistInfo Logo ArtistInfo by Metason © 2015-2020 Metason Logo