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Jules Emile Frederic Massenet

Jules Emile Frederic Massenet (Composer)

Born: 12th May 1842, Montaud

Died: 13th August 1912, Paris

Nationality: French

Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet was a French composer of the Romantic era 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.

While still a schoolboy, Massenet was admitted to France's principal music college, the Paris Conservatoire. There he studied under Ambroise Thomas, whom he greatly admired.

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  • Massenet, Jules: Thais (Meditation) (cello and piano)
    VCL/PF
    Sheet Music: $9.00
  • Massenet: Werther
    Vocal Score VCE/PF
    Sheet Music: $64.25
  • Massenet: Werther
    Vocal Score VCE/PF
    Sheet Music: $58.50
  • Massenet, Jules: Melodie - Elegie
    VCL
    Sheet Music: $9.00
  • Jules Massenet: Elegie N02
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    Sheet Music: $9.75
  • Massenet: Manon
    Vocal Score VCE/PF
    Sheet Music: $48.50
  • Massenet: Méditation (from Thaïs)
    ORG
    Sheet Music: $12.75
  • Sheet Music: $8.25
  • Vocal Score VCE/PF
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  • Massenet, Jules: Thaïs
    Study/miniature Score VCE/ORCH
    Sheet Music: $130.25
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  • Massenet, Jules: Don Quichote
    Study/miniature Score VCE/ORCH
    Sheet Music: $109.00