rameau.pngNeil Fisher at the Royal Academy of Music [Times Online, 24 November 2006]
Once again you can blame the French for not looking after their own. They sniffed at Berliozís magnum opus, Les Troyens, gave nul points to Bizetís Carmen, and, in 1739, it was the same story when it came to Rameauís now largely forgotten Dardanus.