Born 12 May 1842. Died 13 August 1912
Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet (12 May 1842 – 13 August 1912) was a French composer best known for his operas, of which he wrote more than thirty. The two most frequently staged are Manon (1884) and Werther (1892). He also composed oratorios, ballets, orchestral works, incidental music, piano pieces, songs and other music.
Clips (2)Latest ClipMassenet: Cherubin - Preview Clip
Tracks (48)Last Played on BBCManon (ballet music) Act 2 Sc.2
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