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Rameau

Rameau

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French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau added drama and pizzazz to his 18th-century opera-ballet "Les Indes Galantes," making it a "ballets heroiques." Flemish conductor Philippe Herreweghe leads La Chapelle Royale in two Gavottes and a Tambourin from that ballet.