Kaiserin Josephine

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Kaiserin Josephine is an operetta in 8 scenes by Hungarian composer Emmerich Kalman. The German libretto was by Paul Knepler and Géza Herczeg. It premiered in Zurich, at the Stadt Theater, on 18 January 1936. [1]


Role Voice type Premiere Cast, January 18, 1936
(Conductor: Victor Reinshagen)
Duchess of Aguillon soprano
Josephine de Beauharnais soprano Paola Brosig
Napoleon Bonaparte tenor Heinz Rhoeden


  1. ^ Andrew Lamb. "Kálmán, Emmerich". In L. Root, Deane. Grove Music Online. Oxford Music Online. Oxford University Press.  (subscription required)