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Offenbach

10/06/12 12:00PM

Peter Fox Smith explores Jacques Offenbach's Orpheus in the Underworld and the Gluck opera of which it is a parody - as well as a couple of historic excerpts from Offenbach's La Perichole.

Playlist

12:00pm

Die Entführung aus dem Serail: Overture (excerpt)
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
CD/Album: Mozart - Die Entführung aus dem Serail
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80544
Release Year: 2000
 
 

12:04pm

Orphée aux enfers: Overture
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Carl Binder
Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Paul Paray
CD/Album: Marches and Overtures à la Française
Record co./Cat #: Mercury 434332
Release Year: 1993
 
 

12:13pm

Orphée aux enfers: "La femme dont le cœur rêve"; "Ah! c'est ainsi!"
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Ensemble: Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse
Conductor: Michel Plasson
Soloists: Mady Mesplé, soprano ; Michel Sénéchal, tenor
CD/Album: Offenbach - Orphée aux enfers
Record co./Cat #: EMI 49647
Release Year: 1979
 
 

12:25pm

Orphée aux enfers: "Quand j’étais roi de Béotie"
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Ensemble: Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse
Conductor: Michel Plasson
Soloists: Bruce Brewer, tenor
CD/Album: Offenbach - Orphée aux enfers
Record co./Cat #: EMI 49647
Release Year: 1979
 
 

12:27pm

Orphée aux enfers: "J'ai vu le Dieu Bacchus"
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Ensemble: Orchestre et Chœurs du Capitole de Toulouse
Conductor: Michel Plasson
Soloists: Mady Mesplé, soprano ; Michèle Pena, soprano ; Michèle Command, soprano ; Charles Burles, tenor
CD/Album: Offenbach - Orphée aux enfers
Record co./Cat #: EMI 49647
Release Year: 1979
 
 

12:30pm

Orphée aux enfers: Finale
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Ensemble: Orchestre et Chœurs du Capitole de Toulouse
Conductor: Michel Plasson
Soloists: Mady Mesplé, soprano ; Michel Sénéchal, tenor ; Charles Burles, tenor ; Michel Trempont, baritone ; Jane Rhodes, mezzo-soprano
CD/Album: Offenbach - Orphée aux enfers
Record co./Cat #: EMI 49647
Release Year: 1979
 
 

12:34pm

La Périchole: "O, mon cher Armand"
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Soloists: Germaine Corney, soprano
CD/Album: Tales of Offenbach
Record co./Cat #: Club "99" 511
Release Year: 1989
 
 

12:38pm

La Périchole: "Tu n'es pas beau"
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Soloists: Maggie Teyte, soprano
CD/Album: Tales of Offenbach
Record co./Cat #: Club "99" 511
Release Year: 1989
 
 

12:42pm

Orfeo ed Euridice: Finale
Composer: Christoph Willibald Gluck
Ensemble: Orchestra e Coro del Teatro alla Scala
Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwängler
Soloists: Fedora Barbieri, mezzo-soprano ; Hilde Güden, soprano ; Magda Gabory, soprano
CD/Album: Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice
Record co./Cat #: Urania 22.290
Release Year: 2006
 
 
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