The Tales of Hoffmann: A Performance Guide

The Tales of Hoffmann: A Performance Guide

by Mary Dibbern, Jacques Offenbach
     
 
This reference provides helpful material for anyone studying or producing Offenbach's opera, The Tales of Hoffman. The libretti section contains translations into English and transcriptions into the International Phonetic Alphabet of the libretti and stage directions of the most commonly used traditional and extended versions. The literary sources portion

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This reference provides helpful material for anyone studying or producing Offenbach's opera, The Tales of Hoffman. The libretti section contains translations into English and transcriptions into the International Phonetic Alphabet of the libretti and stage directions of the most commonly used traditional and extended versions. The literary sources portion explains the origins of the characters in each story, rendering into English the French translations of E.T.A. Hoffmann's tales, originally written in German. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576470336
Publisher:
Pendragon Press
Publication date:
03/01/2001
Series:
VOX Musicae Series
Pages:
231
Product dimensions:
7.09(w) x 9.84(h) x (d)

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