DIE IDEALE GATTIN
(The Ideal Wife)
(1913) Music by Franz Lehár: Book by Julius Brammer and Alfred Grünwald
The story of the Count of Cavaletti and how he neglects his delightful wife, Elvira. Elvira pretends to go away and returns as her own sister, the lively Carola - and bring back the Count to herself.
Principals: 2 Female, 4 Male, SATB Chorus.
Orchestra: 2222/4231/Perc/Hp/Strings/Stage music
Language Version: G
This is essentially the story revised from DIE GÖTTERGATTE