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Contes d"Hoffmann =

Jacques Offenbach

Contes d"Hoffmann =

Tales of Hoffmann

by Jacques Offenbach

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Published by Kalmus in New York .
Written in English

  • Operas -- Librettos.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesGrand opera libretto
    ContributionsHoffmann, E. T. A. 1776-1822.
    LC ClassificationsML50.O32 C62 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. --
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17525552M

      I remember promising to write a review about the French opera Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Tales of Hoffman) in a previous article although I saw myself writing a review of another version of this classic French opera by Jacques Offenbach – a tale about how a writer’s creativity is motivated more by his passions. It spurns his need to create. This opera is based . Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Synopsis. The “superb, sinister“ Tales of Hoffmann at the Dutch National Opera with “excellent soloists, the impressive John Osborn” (Theaterkrant) and “Christine Rice, a vocally and physically voluptuous Giulietta“ (), “mezzosoprano Irene Roberts, who plays and sings brilliantly” (Groene.

    At the centre of these extraordinary tales of clockwork dolls, magical glasses, ghostly voices and sensual courtesans is the vivid imagination of the drunken Romantic poet Hoffmann. “Les Contes d’Hoffmann” is an opera presented in 5 acts – the Prologue, Olympia, Antonia, Giulietta and the Epilogue. The acts that contain nudity are Olympia and Giulietta. Let’s analyze the Olympia act first. Sorry to disappoint you, guys. But Patricia Petibon, the soprano playing Olympia, is wearing a suit.

    Les Contes d’Hoffmann (CD) Roberto Alagna, superbly stylish in French, embodies the poet Hoffmann, whose dreams of love are repeatedly shattered by José van Dam, inimitable as the four villains of the piece. Natalie Dessay conquered the world as the mechanical doll Olympia, while Sumi Jo seduces as Giulietta and Leontina Vaduva wrings the heart as Antonia. .   The current Metropolitan Opera production of Les Contes d'Hoffman from composer Jacques Offenbach (), is expertly performed by an outstanding cast and the MET orchestra, led by conductor Johannes Debus. This production is richly empowered by the vibrant, excellent vocal and dramatic artistry of principal singers, Vittorio Grigolo, Erin Morley, .

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The tenor Vittorio Grigolo, here performing in "Les Contes D'Hoffmann" with the soprano Erin Morley, returned to the Metropolitan Opera to star in this revival of a Bartlett Sher production. The Tales of Hoffman (Les Contes d'Hoffmann): Vocal Score (G.

Schirmer Opera Score Editions) by Ruth and Thomas Martin ISBN ISBN x Paperback; New York: G. Schirmer, Inc., November 1, ; ISBN Offenbach’s music is known for its exuberant gaiety, but, under the apparent lightness of the music, “les contes d’Hoffmann” has a deeply poetic and melancholic quality.

When Hoffmann wakes up from dreaming about three of his previous lovers, Olympia, Giuletta, and Antonia, he decides to listen to the call of his muse and follow poetry/5(61). Loosely based on the life of the German writer E.T.A. Hoffmann, Tales of Hoffmann portrays a mysterious world where human and supernatural forces meet.

In a tavern, the poet Hoffmann tells of his three ill-fated romances. In the first tale, he pursues the doll Olympia until she dances him into a mechanical frenzy, and he wearily realizes that she is not human.

Offenbach laid the foundations of a new musical genre with a series of tuneful operettas full of wit and Parisian joie de vivre, but by the fashion for comic opera had waned, and during a visit to America he conceived the idea of a large-scale opera that was to be his masterpiece. Byhe had completed all three acts of Les Contes d'Hoffmannn in piano score and orchestrated .Production title: Les Contes d'Hoffmann - MET () Work - Composer: Les Contes d'Hoffmann - Jacques Offenbach.

Opera house: The Metropolitan Opera. Description Vittorio Grigolo and Matthew Polenzani take turns playing the tortured poet and unwitting adventurer of the title.

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