REYNALDO HAHN (1869-1930): Ô mon bel inconnu.
Catalogue Number: 02W009
Label: Bru Zane
Reference: BZ 1043
Description: This little, three-act, hour-long comic opera from 1933 was Hahn’s second collaboration with the great French wit Sacha Guitry (after Ciboulette ten yeas earlier). A hat-maker seeks extramarital affair via a classified ad but finds, among the responses, applications from his wife his daughter and his maid. French- English libretto. Véronique Gens, Olivia Doray (sopranos), Thomas Dolié (baritone), Orchestre National Avignon-Provence; Samuel Jean.