17. Les contes d’Hoffmann (Jacques Offenbach)

LES CONTES D’HOFFMANNBy Jacques OffenbachOpéra in a prologue, 3 acts, and an epilogueLibretto: Jules Barbier, after Barbier and Michel Carré’s play Les Contes d’Hoffmann (1851), based on Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann’s “Der Sandmann” (“The Sandman”), “Rath Krespel” (“Councillor Krespel” / “The Cremona Violin”), and “Das verlorene Spiegelbild” (“The Lost Reflection”).Offenbach's last opera.  There is no fixed score, … Continue reading 17. Les contes d’Hoffmann (Jacques Offenbach)