Offenbach: The Tales of Hoffmann

Everyone knows Hoffmann’s famous "Barcarolle." Now here’s the opera that goes with it.

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The inventor of the operetta also left us an opera with The Tales of Hoffmann, a work full of subtle wit and now-famous melodies. We will be presenting a concert version featuring a dream cast.

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Program

Jacques Offenbach
The Tales of Hoffmann (Les contes d’Hoffmann) – Fantastic opera in five acts, libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré adapted from stories by E.T.A. Hoffmann.

In French with German and English surtitles.

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Sat 24.11.18 Les Musiciens du Louvre

Mendelssohn’s “Italian” and “Scottish” symphonies conducted by Marc Minkowski.

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Fri 23.11.18 Daniel Harding: Eroica

“To the Memory of an Angel”: Berg’s Violin Concerto with Janine Jansen meets Beethoven’s “Eroica.”