This work is likely not in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after , plus renewal or “restoration” under the. Lehár’s 28th completed work for the stage, Paganini (), took fourteen months to compose, and typifies the last phase of the silver age of operetta. It is also. The title role in Paganini was the first that Lehár wrote expressly for Richard Tauber, although he had already sung in Zigeunerliebe and Frasquita some years.

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Otherwise there is little that reveals there is an audience present.

Here Paganini learns who the paganin lady is and he falls in love with her, as she had already done with him.

The winner, Pimpinelli, promises to return to him the violin if Paganini will confide his secret to conquering women. Henry Raudales plays exquisitely with pinpoint double-stops.

A knock at the door is heard: He remains steadfast as Bella again tries to delude him. If she can’t win her famous violinist, she’ll have to settle for Pimpinelli – better the Mayor than no man at all!

No sooner as the way seems clear for Paganini, Impresario Bartucci excitedly proclaims that the Prince has issued orders forbidding Paganini’s Lucca concert. He sings some truly wonderful pianissimo phrases, worthy of a Nicolai Gedda.

Sinfonie Concertanti for two flutes and orchestra. Unsuspectingly he succumbs to her charms and dedicates to her the love song originally composed for Anna Elisa.

Some items to consider Brahms Symphony 4 Dvorak Symphony 9. When given the advice Pagajini becomes ambitious in hoping to reach his goals with this successful recipe. Lehar, Franz – A second meeting between Anna Elisa and Paganini is interrupted by several passers-by.


You can also use this FreeFind but it is not so comprehensive. It is also very well sung. The Prince is left with no other choice than to lift the ban. IL Carnevale di Venezia Clarinet with orchestra. It should be considered by all operetta enthusiasts. The entire court is full of suspense and surround Pimpinelli, thinking he can shed a little paganuni on what is going on.

The spoken dialogue is very clearly recorded but for those with no German or who are less than fluent a libretto with translations would have been welcome. The women are all hypnotised by his playing. The Princess, disguised as a street singer, has followed Paganini. Herbert and Harry Dexter.

Paganini – Franz Lehar

Across the border, Elisa meets Paganini one lehqr time, and he swears to paganinu solely for his music. However, she falls for his charms once again, allowing him to escape. The court gossip flowers – rumours concerning the Princess’ affair have even spread a far as Paris. He begins leharr with such a passion that Anna Elisa forgets her anger and falls in love again.

Ulf Schirmer is a masterly operetta conductor and his choral and orchestral forces are also well versed in the idiom. Napoleon’s sister, who can afford anything she desires, hears Paganini’s playing from a distance and is immediately enraptured. Some items to consider. In a rage the Princess demands that these orders are nullified – she refuses to be separated from her lover.

He takes his leave of her, however, assuring her that “No other woman stand between us, but I must, nevertheless, go alone because I must remain alone.

In leyar event it turned out that the Berlin production was a great success and ran for three months. The sly Anna Elisa threaten to announce publicly the affair between the Prince and Bella if he refuses to allow Paganini’s concert to go ahead. At the same time, another unexpected guest appears – Paganini!


Unfortunately, Tauber was unavailable for the Vienna premiere of Paganini, on October 30,but he was able to participate in the Berlin premiere of January 30, No woman pagamini safe in Pimpinelli’s presence and he yet again tries his luck with the lovely Bella – but without success. Support us financially by purchasing this disc from. One of the finest versions. In a duet Paganini tells the princess about his love of his instrument.

Zoran Todorovich, who has taken part in several earlier operetta recordings for CPO, is here at his most charming and brilliant. Then the story begins to unfold.

Paganini (Lehár, Franz)

When they meet, the Princess falls in love with Paganini, but he is also being pusued by the singer Bella Giretti. An operetta in 3 acts: Pimpinelli turns up his nose at the thought of the Princess having chosen an ordinary public house to dine.

The artists have got together to play a card game call chances. Meanwhile Paganini has compose a love song for his sweetheart, Anna Elisa. Follow us on Twitter. In spite of his indisputable love for Anna Elisa, Paganini still has eyes for other women, for example, Bella.

A couple of hang-ups though: Act II In the ensuing six months, Paganini has been appointed court conductor and musical director of Lucca’s opera. Another love story sails up. It was not until January that he sang the role for the first time in Berlin.

The Princess, who was first pahanini by Paganini’s violin playing is now captured by the artist’s charm.