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Massenet, Jules 1842-1912

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Werther by Jules Massenet( )

559 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young poet and his tragic love affair with Charlotte, the eldest daughter of the town Magistrate
Manon by Jules Massenet( Recording )

474 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who can resist the charms of Manon or remain unmoved by her fate? Ruth Ann Swenson takes on Massenet's title heroine, the equally beautiful and high-spirited young girl who turns her back on life in a convent when she meets the handsome des Grieux (Giuseppe Sabbatini)--only to be seduced by the promise of a luxurious existence as the mistress of the rich old Brétigny (Kim Josephson). When she learns that des Grieux, desperate she has left him, is about to take holy orders, she changes her mind--but it is too late, and their love story ends in tragedy
Thaïs by Jules Massenet( Recording )

195 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take one ascetic monk named Athanaël and one ravishingly beautiful courtesan named Thaïs, add Massenet's sensual, melodious music, with equal dashes of eroticism and religious fervor--and you have a powerful opera that is at once a celebration of the sacred and the profane, of flesh and soul. This rarity had not been heard at the Met for almost 40 years when it was brought back as a vehicle for the great soprano Beverly Sills and the magnetic singing actor Sherrill Milnes. Together, they masterfully bring to life the searing conflict at the heart of the drama
Don Quichotte by Jules Massenet( )

107 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Quichotte: Comédie héroïque en cinq actes. Livret: Henri Cain / Scènes alsaciennes: Suite no.7 pour orchestre
Hérodiade by Jules Massenet( Recording )

112 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hérodiade: Opéra en quatre actes. Livret: Paul Milliet et Georges Hartmann
Manon by Jules Massenet( )

157 editions published between 1586 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manon : opéra comique en 5 actes et 6 tableaux by Jules Massenet( Visual )

133 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her way to a convent to become a nun, the young, fickle Manon eventually runs away with Des Grieux, then abandons him, eventually is reunited with him but through a series of complications is imprisoned and condemned to death
Thaïs : comédie lyrique en trois actes et sept tableaux by Jules Massenet( )

187 editions published between 1891 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
Cendrillon by Jules Massenet( Recording )

91 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cendrillon: Conte de fées en quatre actes. Livret: Henri Cain
La navarraise by Jules Massenet( Recording )

61 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thérèse by Jules Massenet( )

70 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thérèse: Drame musical en deux actes. Livret: Jules Claretie
Esclarmonde by Jules Massenet( Recording )

78 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parisian audiences in 1889 were thrilled by Massenet's wizardry in telling the story of Esclarmonde, the princess of Byzantium with magical powers, and her love for the heroic knight Roland. But the title role was so difficult that the opera languished for decades, until Joan Sutherland, with her dazzling ability to sing the most fearsome embellishments, brought this jewel of an opera to life for modern audiences
Le cid by Jules Massenet( Recording )

73 editions published between 1908 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic tragedy set in eleventh century Seville. The love of Don Rodrigue, called The Cid, and Chimène comes into conflict with their duty to honor their families and country
Werther : lyric drama in 4 acts by Jules Massenet( Visual )

72 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Werther by Jules Massenet, after Goethe's novel, is the story of a young poet and his tragic love affair with Charlotte, the eldest daughter of the town Magistrate
Manon : opera in five acts by Jules Massenet( )

20 editions published between 1884 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestral suites by Jules Massenet( )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le roi de Lahore by Jules Massenet( Recording )

64 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Roi de Lahore: Opéra en cinq actes. Livret: Louis Gallet
Werther : drame lyrique en quatre actes et cinq tableaux d'après Goethe by Jules Massenet( )

128 editions published between 1809 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Navarraise : épisode lyrique en 2 actes by Jules Massenet( )

145 editions published between 1870 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chérubin by Jules Massenet( Recording )

48 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chérubin: Comédie chantée en trois actes. Livret: Francis de Croisset et Henri Cain
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Manon : opera in five acts
Alternative Names
Iulius Massenet

J. Massenet

Jules Émile Frédéric Massanet

Jules Massenet compositeur français

Jules Massenet compositor francés

Jules Massenet compositore francese

Jules Massenet compozitor francez

Jules Massenet Frans componist (1842-1912)

Jules Massenet fransk komponist

Jules Massenet fransk kompositör

Jules Massenet französischer Opernkomponist

Jules Massenet French composer

Jules Massenet kompozytor francuski

Jules Massenett

Masnē, Žils 1842-1912

Massanet, Jules 1842-1912


Massene, I. 1842-1912

Massenė, I︠U︡liĭ 1842-1912


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Massenet, G.

Massenet, G. 1842-1912

Massenet Giulio

Massenet, Giulio 1842-1912

Massenet, I.

Massenet, I. 1842-1912

Massenet, J.

Massenet, J. 1842-1912

Massenet, J. E. B. 1842-1912

Massenet, J. E. F. 1842-1912

Massenet, J. (Jules), 1842-1912

Massenet, Jul.

Massenet Jules

Massenet, Jules 1842-1912

Massenet, Jules E. 1842-1912

Massenet, Jules Emile

Massenet, Jules Emile 1842-1912

Massenet Jules Emile Frédéric

Massenet, Jules-Émile-Frédéric 1842-1912

Massenet, Julian.

Massenet, Julius Emil Bedřich 1842-1912


Massent, Giulio 1842-1912


Massne, Ž.

Massne, Zh 1842-1912

Massne, Zh (Zhi︠u︡lʹ), 1842-1912

Massne, zhiul' 1842-1912

Massne, Žûl'.

Masssenė, Ž. 1842-1912


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Жил Масне

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Жуль Массне

Жуль Массне французький композитор

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Масне, Ж 1842-1912

Масне, Ж. (Жюль), 1842-1912

Массене Ж

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Массенэ Ж

Массенэ Ж. 1842-1912

Массенэ И

Массенэ И. 1842-1912

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Массенэ Ю. 1842-1912

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Массне Ж. Э. Ф

Массне Ж. Э. Ф. 1842-1912

Массне, Жюль

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ז'יל מאסנה

ז'יל מאסנה מלחין צרפתי

מסנה, ז'יל 1842-1912

מסנה, י

جول ماسينيه

جول ماسينيه ملحن فرنسي

ژول ماسنه آهنگساز فرانسوی

마스네, 쥘 1842-1912

마스네, 쥘 에밀 프레더릭 1842-1912

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マスネ, J

マスネ, ジュール



Manon : opera in five acts