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Bizet

Georges . 1838--75, French composer, whose works include the opera Carmen (1875) and incidental music to Daudet's L'Arlésienne (1872)
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For example, in "La coccinelle" ("The Ladybug"), set by Bizet to a Victor Hugo poem, Losier's vocal color lightens and the intensity drops.
Hay que decir que en la musica, Bizet echo mano de dos obras ajenas: La Habanera, que es una adaptacion de la melodia popular espanola "El Arreglito", recopilada y transcrita por Sebastian Yradier, autor de "La paloma" ("Cuando sali de la Habana, valgame Dios .
A key exhibition of Bizet bric-a-brac, held near his house at Bougival in 2001 and entitled "De Carmen a Bizet" had a similar aim, summed up by Jean Lacoutttre who considered Bizet "one of those artists eclipsed by his own masterpiece" (all translations are my own; original in Jean Lacouture, De Canneri a Bizet, Preface to Exhibition Catalog [Villa Viardot, Bougival, Yvelines, France: 28 April-7 June 2001], 7).
Bizet is today one of the world~s most popular works in the operatic repertoire.
Although it is now one of the most-performed operas, it was not particularly successful initially and Bizet died before its popularity started to grow.
The letters and personal diaries of Georges Bizet reveal a personality torn between social acceptance and artistic success.
Turkish State Minister & Chief Negotiator for EU Talks Egemen Bagis got together with the French delegation headed by Jean Bizet, Chairman of the Committee for European Affairs in the French Senate, over breakfast at the Secretariat General for EU Affairs headquarters.
Bizet died of a heart attack, aged 36, weeks later never knowing his working class tale of a corporal, promiscuous gypsy and a sporting idol would become a classic.
The score for the show, written by Georges Bizet, was to become his finest masterpiece, but also his final work.
The company also said that it has appointed Gerard van Leusden and Arnaud Bizet as senior business development directors, to build new asset management relationships across the Benelux region with focus on pension funds and asset management groups.
At Jacob's Pillow, June 23-27, she brings a mixed bill of Kylian's Falling Angels, Ratmansky's Bizet Variations, and four pas de deux by Ashton.
BIZET DOES IT: Darius will play male lead beside dusky Carmen