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Definition(s):

  • (n) French composer of many operettas and an opera (1819-1880)

News

  1. Natalie Dessay plans 'sabbatical' from opera while looking for new challenges

    SAN FRANCISCO — Her character Antonia literally sings herself to death in Offenbach's "The Tales of Hoffmann," but in real life Natalie Dessay says her own upcoming break from opera is not so irrevocable.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Soprano talks of her 'sabbatical' from opera

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Her character Antonia literally sings herself to death in Offenbach's "The Tales of Hoffmann," but in real life Natalie Dessay says her own upcoming break from opera is not so irrevocable.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Tim and Ryan have both achieved a lot in their racing careers so the goal is to take the RCR Driver Development Program to the next level," Richard Childress said. "We've had a great relationship with Jim Offenbach and the Golden Gate Racing...
    on Jan 31, 2007 By: Richard Childress Source: Nascar

  2. "There are stories of Roussel playing Offenbach for Mass every Sunday on board ship," says Denève, a quirkiness that rather explains the deliciously capricious aspects of Roussel's own music.
    on Nov 22, 2007 By: Stéphane Denève Source: Scotsman

  3. Lumley says her Ranyevskaya is "coming into focus, gradually". "She's charming and thoughtless and hopeless and infuriating. She loves going to gay, bright Paris and seeing Offenbach operas"
    on Mar 11, 2007 By: Joanna Lumley Source: Independent

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