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Offenbach: Music from the Operettas / Swierczewski


Release Date: 12/02/1992 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 5303   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Orphée aux enfers: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Romantic 
Written: Paris, France 
Notes: Composition written: Paris, France (1858).
Composition revised: Paris, France (1874). 
2.
Orphée aux enfers: Ballet des Mouches by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858/1874; Paris, France 
3.
La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Paris, France 
4.
Die Rheinnixen: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Souvenir d'Aix-les-Bains Waltz by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Paris, France 
6.
American Eagle Waltz by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; USA 
7.
Le voyage dans la lune: Excerpt(s) by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Romantic 
Written: 10/26/1875; Paris, France 

Sound Samples

Le Voyage dans la Lune: Overture
Ballet des Flocons de Neige: Introduction Moderato
Ballet des Flocons de Neige: Les Hirondelles Bleues Scherzando
Ballet des Flocons de Neige: Le Bonhomme de Neige Allegro moderato
Ballet des Flocons de Neige: Les Flocons Animés Andante
Ballet des Flocons de Neige: Polka
Ballet des Flocons de Neige: Mazurka
Ballet des Flocons de Neige: Variations
Ballet des Flocons de Neige: Galop
Die Rheinnixen: Overture
American Eagle Waltz
La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein
Souvenir d'Aix-les-Bains Valses
Orphée aux Enfers
Ballet des Mouches: Introduction
Ballet des Mouches: Valse
Ballet des Mouches: Galop

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 Offenbach: Music From The Operettas September 7, 2012 By Ron Glock (Long Beach, CA) See All My Reviews "Loved the music. Great." Report Abuse
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