[shah-bree-ey; French sha-bree-ey]
- A·lex·is Em·man·u·el [uh-lek-sis i-man-yoo-uh l; French a-lek-see e-ma-ny-el] /əˈlɛk sɪs ɪˈmæn yu əl; French a lɛkˈsi ɛ ma nüˈɛl/, 1841–94, French composer.
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Examples from the Web for chabrier
Chabrier is said to be at work upon an opera entitled "Briseis."Masters of French Music
Then she handed a hundred franc note to Mme. Chabrier 'for the household.'
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.
- (Alexis) Emmanuel (emanɥɛl). 1841–94, French composer; noted esp for the orchestral rhapsody España (1883)
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