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Beecham Collection - Offenbach: The Tales Of Hoffmann


Release Date: 10/24/2006 
Label:  Somm   Catalog #: 13   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Robert RounsevilleDorothy BondMargherita GrandiAnn Ayars,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic OrchestraSadler's Wells Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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1947 recording transferred from 78 RPM masters and digitally remastered using 24 bit technology. 1947 recording transferred from 78 RPM masters and digitally remastered using 24 bit technology. Read less

Works on This Recording

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Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Robert Rounseville (Tenor), Dorothy Bond (Soprano), Margherita Grandi (Soprano),
Ann Ayars (Soprano), Bruce Dargavel (Bass), Monica Sinclair (Mezzo Soprano),
Grahame Clifford (Baritone), Owen Brannigan (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,  Sadler's Wells Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1947 
Venue:  Shepperton Studio, London, England 
Language: English 

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