bizet bizet  /bɪ ˈzɛt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) French composer best known for his operas (1838-1875)

News

  • SM Philharmonic vows to rebuild

    For Evelyn Dykema, there are different sorts of music. There is what you hear on radio, TV and online. And then there are the passionate sounds of the Santa Maria Philharmonic, rising to a roar and falling to a whisper as it accompanies soloists in Georges Bizet’s fiery opera, “Carmen.”
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Santa Maria Times

Quotes

  1. "The program I have recorded with Malcolm Martineau is a really rich variety of French mélodies over a hundred-year span, from the mid-19th to mid-20th century. It'sa rich tapestry - from Bizet to Poulenc - and it provides a delicious variety of...
    on Jan 6, 2009 By: Susan Graham Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

  2. "I like opera," Schifrin says. "My father introduced me, even when I was even a child, to opera. And I was fascinated by the idea of dramatic story that develops with music. I paid attention to Verdi, Puccini, Bizet......"
    on Jul 25, 2008 By: Lalo Schifrin Source: NPR

  3. "Nietzsche said, 'Bizet makes me a better philosopher'," says Sacks, "and I sometimes feel that a musical background somehow organises more musical thinking."
    on Nov 10, 2007 By: Oliver Sacks Source: Times Online

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