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Offenbach: Overtures / Karajan, Berliner Philharmoniker


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 400044   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Imported from : European Union   
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Barbe-bleue: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Paris, France 
2. Vert-vert: Overture "Kakadu" by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Paris, France 
3. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
4. Orphée aux enfers: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Paris, France 
Notes: Composition written: Paris, France (1858).
Composition revised: Paris, France (1874). 
5. La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Paris, France 
6. La belle Hélène: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; Paris, France 

Sound Samples

Orpheus in the Underworld (Orphée aux enfers): Overture
Overture Barbe-Bleue
Overture La Grande-Duchesse de Gerolstein - arr. Fritz Hoffmann (*1873)
La belle Hélène: Overture
Vert-Vert: Overture
Gaîté parisienne - Arranged by M. Rosenthal: Barcarolle

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