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The tales of Hoffmann

Author: Jacques OffenbachE T A HoffmannMichael PowellEmeric PressburgerRobert RounsevilleAll authors
Publisher: London : London, [1951]
Edition/Format:   Music LP : Operas : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Named Person: Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Offenbach; E T A Hoffmann; Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger; Robert Rounseville; Bruce Dargavel; Monica Sinclair; Fisher Morgan; René Soames; Owen Brannigan; Dorothy Bond; Grahame Clifford; Murray Dickie; Margherita Grandi; Ann Ayars; John Alexander; Thomas Beecham; Jules Barbier; Michel Carré; Dennis Arundell; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.; Sadler's Wells Opera Chorus.
OCLC Number: 21827438
Notes: Opera.
Libretto by J. Barbier and M. Carré, founded on a play by the same authors Cf. Loewenberg. Annals of Opera.
Sung in English.
From the sound track of the Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger production for London films.
Synopsis of the story, illustrated with scenes from the London Films production laid in.
Performer(s): Robert Rounseville, tenor; Bruce Dargavel, bass; Monica Sinclair, contralto; Fisher Morgan, bass; René Soames, tenor; Owen Brannigan, bass; Dorothy Bond, soprano; Grahame Clifford, tenor; Murray Dickie, tenor; Margherita Grandi, soprano; Ann Ayars, soprano, John Alexander, mezzo-soprano; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Thomas Beecham, conductor; The Sadler's Wells Chorus.
Description: 3 sound discs (ca. 2 hr., 30 min.) : 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 12 in.
Other Titles: Contes d'Hoffmann
Contes d'Hoffmann
Tales of Hoffmann (Motion picture : 1951)
Responsibility: Jacques Offenbach ; [English libretto by D. Arundell].
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