Category:Jules Massenet

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English: Jules (Émile Frédéric) Massenet (May 12, 1842 – August 13, 1912) was a French composer best known for his operas. His compositions were very popular in the late 19th and early 20th century. However, his style fell out of favor after his death and, except Manon, his works were rarely performed. Since the mid-1970s, many of his operas have seen periodic revivials
Jules Massenet 
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French composer
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Date of birth 12 May 1842
Saint-Étienne
Date of death 13 August 1912
Paris
Educated at
  • Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse
Occupation
  • composer
  • musicologist
  • music pedagogue
  • university teacher
  • pianist
Employer
  • Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse
Movement
  • classical music
Father
  • Alexis Massenet
Sibling
  • Auguste Massenet
Child
  • Juliette Massenet
Spouse
  • Ninon de Gressy
Notable work
Award received
  • Prix de Rome
  • Commander of the Legion of Honour
Authority control
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