Barcarolle (The Tales of Hoffmann)

Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880): Barcarolle from The Tales of Hoffmann.

Belle nuit, ô nuit d’amour, included in the soundtrack of the Roberto Benigni’s film Life is beautiful.

Transcription for recorder and piano by Massimo Pennesi. This interactive score was published first in the post Elvis y la Barcarola de Offenbach, of the blog educacionmusical.es.

From the movie Life is beautiful

Guido (Roberto Benigni) uses the Barcarolle to make his wife Dora (Nicoletta Braschi) know that he and their son Giosuè (Giorgio Cantarini) are fine.