Les Indes Galantes - Rameau parte 1. William Christie, Andrei Serban – João Fernandes (Bellone), Paul Agnew (Valère), Patricia Petibon (Zima) – Opéra national de Paris. Les Indes galantes is the most achieved example of an opéra-ballet. In this specific genre, the plot is merely important, the sole matter is to entertain the audience. Around a recurrent theme, in this case love, several entrées offer as many light-hearted variations in which dance count as much as singing.