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Offenbach: Tales of Hoffmann / Tate, Norman, Araiza, Studer, Ramey

Tate / Norman / Araiza / Studer / Ram
Release Date: 09/11/2012 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001726902   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Jessye NormanCheryl StuderEva LindAnne Sofie von Otter,   ... 
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio ChorusDresden State Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 3 
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Works on This Recording

Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano), Cheryl Studer (Soprano), Eva Lind (Soprano),
Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Francisco Araiza (Tenor), Samuel Ramey (Baritone),
Boris Martinovich (Bass Baritone), Felicity Palmer (Mezzo Soprano), Georges Gautier (Tenor),
Jean-Luc Chaignaud (Baritone), Riccardo Cassinelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Dresden State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Language: French 

Customer Reviews

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 Hoffmann, the long version March 28, 2016 By Brian Lowery (Kearneysville, WV) See All My Reviews "Although there is no definitive version of this work due to the untimely death of Offenbach, this recording has many of the pieces that are often cut in other recordings. A good example is Nicklausse's 'vois sous l'archet frémissant'. If you are a fan of Hoffmann, I recommend this 3CD version to your collection. I have the same recording on the Phillips label, which may no longer be available. Decca has always had good packaging and the price is right." Report Abuse
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