[mas-uh-ney; French masuh-ne]
- Jules É·mile Fré·dé·ric [zhyl ey-meel frey-dey-reek] /ʒül eɪˈmil freɪ deɪˈrik/, 1842–1912, French composer.
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The solo is Massenet, simon-pure Massenet, the idol of the Paris midinette.The Merry-Go-Round
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Massenet became one of the most prolific composers of his time.
The rest of the program consisted of "La Navarraise," by Massenet.
"Manon" by Massenet is one of the popular operas in the modern repertoire.
Massenet was later persuaded to turn the part of Jean into a soprano.
- Jules Émile Frédéric (ʒyl emil frederik). 1842–1912, French composer of operas, including Manon (1884), Werther (1892), and Thais (1894)
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