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Georges Bizet: A Biography


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Georges Bizet: A Biography - Schwandt, Christoph, and Klohr, Cynthia (Translated by)
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Georges Bizet spent almost his entire life in Paris, his hometown. He never visited Spain. And yet his Carmen is considered by many the epitome of Spanish opera. Bizet did not live to see Carmen's enormous worldwide success. He died at the age of thirty-six, just three months after his masterpiece took the stage for the first time. Today his other remarkable works have been entirely eclipsed by Carmen, masking the trajectory that led to the creation of one of the world's most beloved operas. In almost all available ...

Georges Bizet: A Biography 2013, Scarecrow Press, Lanham, MD

ISBN-13: 9780810886186