Charles Gounod

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Charles Gounod (1818-1893) was one of the most popular French composers of the 19th century, best known for Faust.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Faust, opera 1856 Opera
Ave Maria, for voice & piano (after Bach's Prelude No. 1 from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1) 1852 Vocal Music
Roméo et Juliette, opera 1865 Opera
Meditation on Prelude No. 1 of Bach, for violin or cello & piano with organ or cello ad lib. (or other instrumental arrangement) Chamber Music
Funeral March of a Marionette, for piano or orchestra in D minor Keyboard
Mireille, opera 1863 Opera
Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile for soloists, chorus, orchestra & organ in G major Choral
Repentir ("O Divine Redeemer"), song for mezzo-soprano & orchestra Vocal Music
Sérénade, for voice & piano with harmonium or cello ad lib. ("Chantez, riez, dormez") Vocal Music
La reine de Saba, opera 1861 Opera
Petite symphonie for flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 horns & 2 bassoons in E flat major 1885 Chamber Music
Venise, song for voice & piano (Six Songs No. 6) 1842 Vocal Music
Chanson du printemps, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Viens, les gazons sont verts, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Au printemps, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
L'absent, song for voice & piano 1876 Vocal Music
Sapho, opera 1850 Opera
Au rossignol, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Philémon et Baucis, opera 1859 Opera
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