Jules Massenet

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Massenet is remembered as one of the most popular French composers of the late Romantic period, best known for his operas.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Manon, opera in 5 acts 1882 Opera
Werther, lyric drama in 4 acts Opera
Méditation, for violin & orchestra (or other arrangement) (from opera "Thaïs") Concerto Orchestral
Thaïs, opera in 3 acts 1892 Opera
Hérodiade, opera in 4 acts Opera
Le Cid, opera Opera
Élégie: O doux printemps d'autrefois, for voice & piano (from "Mélodies, Vol.1") 1866 Vocal Music
Le jongleur de Notre-Dame, opera in 3 acts Opera
La Vierge, sacred legend in 4 acts Opera
Don Quichotte, opera in 5 acts Opera
Le roi de Lahore, opera in 5 acts (3 versions) Opera
Cendrillon, opera in 4 acts Opera
Le Cid, suite for orchestra Orchestral
Oh! si les fleurs avaient des yeux, for voice & piano (from "Mélodies, Vol.7") 1903 Vocal Music
Ouvre tes yeux bleus, for voice & piano (from "Mélodies, Vol.3") 1878 Vocal Music
Chérubin, opera in 3 acts Opera
Suite No.4 for orchestra ("Scènes pittoresques") Orchestral
Sapho, lyric piece in 5 acts (2 versions) Opera
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Esclarmonde, opera in 4 acts Opera
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