Bizet

  • (noun): French composer best known for his operas (1838-1875).
    Synonyms: Georges Bizet

Some articles on bizet:

Symphony In C (Bizet) - History - Suppression
... the Symphony was never even mentioned in Bizet's extensive correspondence, let alone published in his lifetime, has given rise to speculation as to the composer's motives in ... According to a 1938 correspondence from Bizet's publisher, Antoine de Choudens, founder of the Choudens Publishing House and Bizet's editor, had in his possession ... If he never published it, this was because Bizet himself was opposed to the idea, having introduced into his work Don Procopio an excerpt from the symphony he thought ...
Symphony In C (Bizet) - History - Similarities With Gounod's Symphony in D
... made it clear that the young Bizet had copied all its most conspicuous features in his Symphony in C." There are, in fact, so many references, parodies ... the two-piano transcription would have given Bizet the opportunity to explore many of its orchestral nuances and incorporate them into his own work and may explain why Bizet's first full-fledged symphonic ... As Bizet would later write to his former teacher "You were the beginning of my life as an artist ...
Symphony In C
... Richard Wagner's Symphony in C (1831/1832) Symphony in C (Bizet) - Georges Bizet's Symphony in C (1855) Symphony in C (ballet), George Balanchine's ...
Ivan IV (opera) - Composition History
... Around 1862, with Gounod's encouragement, Bizet began work on the same libretto ... Delays in getting the piece accepted prompted Bizet to offer the score to the Paris Opera, but he had no reply ... Carvalho, director of the Théâtre Lyrique, Bizet started work on La jolie fille de Perth, and Ivan IV was forgotten ...
Symphony In C (Bizet)
... The Symphony in C is an early work by the French composer Georges Bizet ... melodic invention, thematic handling and orchestration." Bizet started work on the symphony on 29 October 1855, four days after turning 17, and finished it roughly a month later ... Bizet showed no apparent interest in having it performed or published, and while he used certain material from the symphony in later works, the piece was never played in his lifetime ...