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THE FLYING DUTCHMAN AT THE OPER FRANKFURT

DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER (The Flying Dutchman) Richard Wagner 1813 – 1883 Romantic Opera in three acts Libretto by the composer First performed January 2nd 1843, Royal Hoftheater Dresden Sung in German with German surtitles Duration: c. 2 hrs. 15 min. … Continue reading

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Bellini’s LA SONNAMBULA in Frankfurt

LA SONNAMBULA Vincenzo Bellini 1801 – 1835   Melodrama in two acts Libretto by Felice Romani after the libretto by Eugène Scribe for the ballet La Somnambule ou L’Arrivée d’un nouveau Seigneur (1827) by Jean-Pierre Aumer First performed March 6th … Continue reading

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“HÄNSEL UND GRETEL” in Frankfurt

  HÄNSEL UND GRETEL Engelbert Humperdinck 1854 – 1921 Opera in three Scenes Libretto by Adelheid Wette after the fairy tale of the same name (1810) by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm First performed December 23rd 1893 at the Hoftheater in … Continue reading

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