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The tales of Hoffmann / Offenbach.

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  • Physical Description: 2 audio discs (142 min., 26 sec.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : London, [1986]

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General Note:
Compact discs.
Sung in French.
Libretto, by Jules and Pierre Barbier, based on the play by Barbier and Michel Carré.
Title on container: Les contes d'Hoffmann.
Program notes by William Weaver and Richard Bonynge and synopsis in English, German, French, and Italian, and libretto with English and German translations (269 p. : ill.) in container.
London: 417 363-2 (417 364-2--417 365-2).
Participant or Performer Note:
Joan Sutherland, soprano ; Plácido Domingo, tenor ; Gabriel Bacquier, baritone ; with other soloists ; various choruses ; Orchestre de la Suisse romande ; Richard Bonynge, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in Victoria Hall, Geneva.
Subject: Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822 > Drama.
Genre: Operas.

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