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Which vocalist performed the best rendition of Fauré's 3 Mélodies, Op. 23: No. 1, Les berceaux?

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@Josquin13 I'll check out those links, thank you.

By the way, did you see the competition I did for Duparc's Chanson triste (three rounds and a grand finale)? It featured quite a few male singers, so might not be up your street, though it was eventually won by Maggie Teyte.

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As for the lyrics of this Faure song, it is almost-almost waking up a dormant feminist in me. From the perspective of the text, it should be a man who sings it. From women, it is a masochism. Adventurous men and weeping women ? Come on ! If it were war, I could agree, but traveling ?! We like that too, at least some of us. Maybe it used to be impossible for women - too bad.

As a whole thing, though, I like the lullaby feel, and I want Sabine Devielhe to be my mom in my next life and sing it to me.

P.S. There is a song lyrics I hate much more than this one, and that is Duparc's Chanson Triste !
 
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