Saturday Morning Comix: Barcarolle from Les Contes d'Hoffmann in "Life is Beautiful"

In this lovely scene of the bizarrely comic, Life is Beautiful, the barcarolle from Act III of Les Contes d’Hoffmann sets the stage for Guido, the main character, to woo his future wife. The music also reprises in the very tragic and emotionally charged ending.

[youtube width=”607″ height=”366″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4AsZy5BBQSE[/youtube]

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