JACQUES OFFENBACH (1819-1880): Belle Lurette (sung in German).
Catalogue Number: 02V037
Reference: CR 2005
Description: The last comic opera by Offenbach, completed by Delibes, is given in a German translation in a recording by Radio Leipzig from 1958. The tapes were only rediscovered in the archive in the summer of 2019. No access to a booklet means we can’t tell. You more but as a bonus there are ten numbers from a French O.R.T.F. production of the opera in 1965. 2 CDs. No libretto. Hella Janssen (soprano), Jola Siegel, Lutz Jahoda, Frank Folker (actors), Leipzig Radio Choir, Leipzig Large Radio Orchestra; Gottfried Kassowitz (Dec. 1, 1958).