DANIEL-FRANÇOIS-ESPRIT AUBER (1782-1871): Le maçon (Maure und Schlosser).
Catalogue Number: 11V024
Reference: C 985 191
Description: The first of Auber’s mature opéra-comiques, this 1825 “rescue opera” was an international success and translated into six languages. It was particularly popular in German-speaking lands and is heard here in that language in a historical Austrian Radio recording. No libretto. Walter Anton Dotzer, Franz Fuchs (tenors), Hilde Rychling, Maria Salten (sopranos), Lower Austrian Tonkünstler Choir and Orchestra; Kurt Tenner (studio rec. Dec. 14, 1950).