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 par Nadar French composer of many operettas and an opera (1819-1880)

Jacques Offenbach par Nadar French composer of many operettas and an opera

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.

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Jacques Offenbach - classical music composer Coffee Mug

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Jacques Offenbach Christmas Decoration

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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!

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.

Jacqueline du Pré a celebrated cellist who made the Elgar Cello Concerto famous beyond words, has influenced and inspired the world over by her life and contributions to the classical genre of music.

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

"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.

Jaqueline Du Pre - Jacqueline's Tears (Jacques Offenbach) - YouTube

Les Larmes de Jacqueline (Jacqueline's Tears) / Harmonies du soir composed by Jacques Offenbach and dedicated to Arsène Houssaye.

Jacques Offenbach, Fotografie von Félix Nadar

Composer Jacques Offenbach completed nearly 100 operettas of the Romantic era and The Tales of Hoffmann is one of the most famous operas in history.

A Pantry Ballet (for Jacques Offenbach), 1942 by Joseph Cornell ... Family man, respected artist, odd duck - but very interesting work!

A Pantry Ballet (for Jacques Offenbach), 1942 by Joseph Cornell . Family man, respected artist, odd duck - but very interesting work!

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