Madam de La Pommeraye, a young widow removed from the world, assigns to the court of the marquis des Arcis, licentious notorious. After a few years of a happiness without flaw, she discovers that the Marquis is tired of their union. Madly in Love and terribly injured, she decides to take revenge on him with the complicity of Mademoiselle de Joncquières and its mother.
Hugo Van Herpe
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A historical costume drama inspired by a story in Denis Diderot's work Jacques the Fatalist. See more
Sonata Op. 1 No. 12 in D Minor RV 63, 'La Follia': I. Adagio
Written by Antonio Vivaldi
Performed by Il Giardino Armonico See more