Jacques Offenbach (1819 – 1880) was a German-born French composer, cellist and impresario of the romantic period. He is remembered for his nearly 100 operettas of the 1850s–1870s and his uncompleted opera The Tales of Hoffmann. He was a powerful influence on later composers of the operetta genre, particularly Johann Strauss, Jr. and Arthur Sullivan. His best-known works were continually revived during the 20th century, and many of his operettas continue to be staged in the 21st.

Jacques Offenbach – was a German-born French composer, cellist and impresario of the romantic period.

Jacques Offenbach, 6/20/1819-10/5/1880, composer of opera, Tales Of Hoffmann, which contains the bacarolle SH "plays" while Negretto is talking to Sam in MAZA

Jacques Offenbach, composer of over 100 operettas. Born in Cologne, he was the son of a synagogue Cantor.

Les Larmes de Jacqueline (Jacqueline's Tears) Op.76 No.2 / Harmonies du soir Op.68 composed by Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880) and dedicated to Arsène Houssaye.  The performance is by Werner Thomas with Münchener Kammerorchester and it's dedicated to Jacqueline Du Pre.

Les Larmes de Jacqueline (Jacqueline's Tears) / Harmonies du soir composed by Jacques Offenbach and dedicated to Arsène Houssaye. The performance is by Werner Thomas with Münchener Kammerorchester and it's dedicated to Jacqueline Du Pre.

Jacques Offenbach as a young cello virtuoso, drawing by Alexandre Laemlein from 1850

Jacques Offenbach as a young cello virtuoso, drawing by Alexandre Laemlein from 1850

Jacques Offenbach was a German-born French composer, cellist and impresario of the romantic period. He is remembered for his nearly 100 operettas of the 1850s–1870s and his uncompleted opera The Tales of Hoffmann. He was a powerful influence on later composers of the operetta genre, particularly Johann Strauss, Jr. and Arthur Sullivan.

Jacques Offenbach was a German-born French composer, he wrote a great many operettas and one terrific opera: les Contes d'Hoffmann!

Can Can Music - Jacques Offenbach

Can Can Music - Jacques Offenbach

"Les oiseaux dans la charmille"  - Patricia JANE?KOVÁ - Jacques Offenbach - Les contes d' Hoffmann - ACADÉMIE de CHARTRES

"Les oiseaux dans la charmille" - Patricia JANE?KOVÁ - Jacques Offenbach - Les contes d' Hoffmann - ACADÉMIE de CHARTRES

Jacques Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld Overture [includes the 'can-can']

Title : Jacques Offenbach , Barcarolle , from 'The Tales of Hoffmann' From Wikipedia , Les contes d'Hoffmann (in English: The Tales of Hoffmann) is an opera .

"Geneviève de Brabant:" Operetta by Jacques Offenbach.  In1908, there was a Paris revival of the 1859 opera at the Théâtre des Variétés with Geneviève Vix.

"Geneviève de Brabant:" Operetta by Jacques Offenbach. there was a Paris revival of the 1859 opera at the Théâtre des Variétés with Geneviève Vix.

THÉOPHILE THOMAS DESSIN LA REINE DES ABEILLES COSTUMES POUR LE ROI CAROTTE DE JACQUES OFFENBACH

THÉOPHILE THOMAS DESSIN LA REINE DES ABEILLES COSTUMES POUR LE ROI CAROTTE DE JACQUES OFFENBACH

THÉOPHILE THOMAS DESSIN LA REINE DES ABEILLES COSTUMES POUR LE ROI CAROTTE DE JACQUES OFFENBACH

THÉOPHILE THOMAS DESSIN LA REINE DES ABEILLES COSTUMES POUR LE ROI CAROTTE DE JACQUES OFFENBACH

Jacques Offenbach  tombe au cimetière Montmartre

Jacques Offenbach tombe au cimetière Montmartre

It’s a fantastical odyssey, a tale in which the real mixes with the imaginary – “Les Contes d’Hoffmann” by Jacques Offenbach. Legendary tenor Juan Diego Flórez. He said: “I’m very, very…

It’s a fantastical odyssey, a tale in which the real mixes with the imaginary – “Les Contes d’Hoffmann” by Jacques Offenbach. Legendary tenor Juan Diego Flórez. He said: “I’m very, very…

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