18 Sep 2005

Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880)

From Composer of the Week, 9:00 am on 18 September 2005
Jacques Offenbach

Jacques Offenbach Photo: Nadar, Public Domain

Offenbach's most-remembered for the Can-Can, but there's more to the man than high kicks.

Elric Hooper and Des Wilson look at the life, times and music of one of Europe's more colourful characters.