Georges Bizet

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Bizet was an important 19th century French composer whose major contribution came with his operatic masterpiece Carmen (1873-74).
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Carmen, opera 1873 Opera
Les Pêcheurs de perles, opera in 3 acts 1863 Opera
Carmen Suite for orchestra No. 1 (assembled by Ernest Guirard) 1875 Orchestral
L' Arlésienne, suite for orchestra No. 1, from the incidental music 1872 Orchestral
L' Arlésienne, suite for orchestra No. 2, from the incidental music (arranged by Ernest Guirard) 1876 Orchestral
Carmen Suite for orchestra No. 2 (assembled by Ernest Guirard) 1875 Orchestral
Symphony in C major ("No. 1") 1855 Symphony
Agnus Dei, for voice & piano (or orchestra) (Intermezzo from L'arlésienne Suite No. 2/6, arranged by Ernest Guirard) 1872 Vocal Music
Jeux d'enfants (Children's Games), pieces (12) for piano, 4 hands, Op. 22 1871 Keyboard
L' Arlésienne, incidental music for voices & orchestra for the play by Alphonse Daudet 1872 Orchestral
Petite Suite, pieces (5) for orchestra (orchestration of Jeux d'enfants Nos. 6, 3, 2, 11, 12) 1871 Orchestral
Carmen Suites for orchestra Nos. 1 & 2 (assembled by Ernest Guirard) 1875 Orchestral
La Jolie Fille de Perth, opera in 4 acts 1866 Opera
Carmen Jones, musical play (adapted from Carmen by Oscar Hammerstein II) 1943 Show/Musical
Adieu de l'hôtesse arabe: "Puis'que rein ne t'arrête en cet heureyx pays", song for voice & piano (Vingt mélodies No. 4) 1867 Vocal Music
Roma, symphony for orchestra in C major 1860 Symphony
Chanson d'avril: "Lève-toi! lève-toi!", song for voice & piano (Vingt mélodies No. 1) 1866 Vocal Music
Pastorale, song for voice & piano 1868 Vocal Music
Ivan IV (Ivan the Terrible), opera in 5 acts (unfinished) 1862 Opera
La Jolie Fille de Perth, orchestral suite 1866 Orchestral
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