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 (bē-zā′), Alexandre César Léopold Known as "Georges." 1838-1875.
French composer known for his opera Carmen (1875).
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(ˈbiːzeɪ; French bizɛ)
(Biography) Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1838–75, French composer, whose works include the opera Carmen (1875) and incidental music to Daudet's L'Arlésienne (1872)
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Georges (Alexandre César Léopold), 1838–75, French composer.
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This compelling work by late 19th century French composer, Georges Bizet returns to ROHM with the original sets that transformed the opera house's stage from a bustling city scene to a dark hideaway in the mountains and then into a grand stadium and realistic bullring.
Ridden by Niall Madden, he faced 17 rivals and was sent off an 8-1 chance, with the Francis Flood-trained Bizet the 4-1 favourite after an emphatic win on New Year's Day at Fairyhouse.
First published in 1845, French composer George Bizet then turned it into an opera following Carmen and her seductive ways.
Azerbaijani, Ukrainian and Polish leading soloists will present the Georges Bizet famous opera Carmenat the Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater on December 15.
The second concert of the Elmhurst Symphony's 58th season will feature music by composers with French connections: Chopin, Saint-Sans, and Bizet.
THE highly acclaimed Russian State Opera returns to Llandudno on 28 September as part of a UK wide tour with another new and stunning opera production, Bizet's Carmen.
Aside from their French heritage, the artist Claude Monet and the composer Georges Bizet share another commonality--both of their surnames end with the digraph ET which is pronounced like a long "A".
With full-color illustrations and a read-along CD audiobook featuring twelve classical pieces for children by Georges Bizet and Sergei Prokofiev, "If My Moon Was Your Sun" will prove to be a uniquely welcome and enduringly popular addition to family, elementary school, and community library collections for children ages 6 to 12.
That afforded the WNO Orchestra, the men of the WNO Chorus and conductor Andrew Greenwood the opportunity to dip into a wide variety of music by composers including Rossini, Verdi, Bizet and Wales' very own Arwel Hughes.
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