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Adam’s Bon-Bon

Adam’s Bon-Bon

Adolphe Adam’s ballet music for ‘Giselle’ is one of those not-so-serious classical works, and a fun listen. Take a touch of Tchaikovsky ballet music and add a taste of Strauss waltz music, and you have ‘Giselle’. ¬†The Ballet Suite shows up on various recordings here and there, but to get more of the music, you have two great options. Bonygne and the¬†Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Gardens recorded a complete 2CD set that hails from the 1960’s. Another…

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