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Hansel and Gretel (German: Hänsel und Gretel) is an opera by nineteenth-century composer Engelbert Humperdinck, who described it as a Märchenoper (fairy-tale opera). The libretto was written by Humperdinck's sister, Adelheid Wette, based on the Grimm brothers' fairy tale "Hansel and Gretel".
Engelbert Humperdinck. Alice Coote, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Lydia Teuscher, Robin Ticciati.
Artist: Engelbert Humperdinck, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra London, Frank Shipway, Frank Shipway, Frank Shipway, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra London. Album: A Classic Christmas, Humperdinck: Overture from Hänsel and Gretel, Opera.
Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel. Great Recordings Of The Century - Humperdinck: Hansel Und Gretel, Karajan, Schwarzkopf, Grummer, Metternich, et al. Herbert Von Karajan.
By Engelbert Humperdinck. An instant and overwhelming success upon its first performance in 1893, Hänsel and Gretel has captivated audiences of all ages ever since. Hansel and Gretel: Vocal Full Score. Richard Strauss, who conducted the premiere, proclaimed it "a masterpiece of the highest quality.
Engelbert Humperdinck, Georg Solti, Lucia Popp & Vienna Philharmonic. Hansel und Gretel - opera in 3 acts. Engelbert Humperdinck. Der Rosenkavalier - Final Act. Richard Strauss.
Hänsel und Gretel has always been Humperdinck's most popular work. In 1923 the Royal Opera House (London) chose it for their first complete radio opera broadcast. Eight years later, it was the first opera transmitted live from the Metropolitan Opera (New York).