For some reason, which I do not pretend to fathom, Chabrier has introduced a popular Irish melody into his score!
Chabrier is said to be at work upon an opera entitled "Briseis."
Vast talents such as those of Bizet and Chabrier were making themselves felt.
Then she handed a hundred franc note to Mme. Chabrier 'for the household.'
At his funeral Chabrier said, "His family, his pupils, his immortal art: violà all his life!"
According to Chabrier, the wing has only one period of activity.
Mme. Chabrier (who had come down) was exceedingly alarmed, and said that Alexandre Wolff would perhaps come and kill them.
He asked me therefore to write a letter in which I would certify that I (Chabrier) had myself opened the pocket-book.
The intense admiration that Chabrier entertains towards Wagner has not obscured the individuality of his own musical ideas.