Offenbach - Roetscher : Le Pont des Soupirs  (Die Seufzerbrücke / The Bridge of Sighs) (1861/68)  150'


Opéra-bouffon in two acts (four scenes)

Music Text

Libretto by Hector Crémieux and Ludovic Halévy; German version by Otto Maag; musical adaptations by Konrad Roetscher; new German version by Josef Heinzelmann (F,G)



Scoring
2S,A,4T,3B; chorus; ballet; 2(II=picc).1.2.1-2.2.1.0-timp.perc-strings
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Territory
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World premiere of version
08/05/1861
Variétés, Paris
unknown


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