List of operas and operettas by Chabrier

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This is a List of operas and operettas by the French composer Emmanuel Chabrier (1841–1894)

List[edit]

Title Genre Sub­divisions Libretto Première date Place, theatre Notes
Jean Hunyade opera 4 acts FouquierHenri Fouquier 1867-00-00 composed 1867, incomplete, only 62 pages of manuscript survive, fragments used in Gwendoline and Briséïs
serviceLe service obligatoire (with Jules Costé and René de Boisdeffre) opérette bouffe 3 acts Marion, Henri Meilhac, Fournier-Sarloveze 1872-12-2121 December 1872 Paris, Cercle de l'Union artistique score lost
Fisch-Ton-Kan opéra bouffe 1 act VerlainePaul Verlaine and probably Lucien Viotti, after Thomas Sauvage and Gabriel de Lurieu's Fich-Tong-Khan ou L'orphelin de la Tartarie 1875-03-3131 March 1875 Paris, Cercle de l'Union Artistique composed 1863–1864, incomplete
etoileL'étoile opéra bouffe 3 acts LeterrierEugène Leterrier and Albert Vanloo 1877-11-2828 November 1877 Paris, Théâtre des Bouffes Parisiens
SabbatLe Sabbat opéra comique 1 act SilvestrePaul Armand Silvestre 1877-99-99 composed 1877, incomplete, only some pages survive
GirondineLa Girondine opéra ClaretieJules Claretie 1878-00-00 composed 1878, lost or transferred to Les muscadins
educationUne éducation manquée opérette 1 act LeterrierEugène Leterrier and Albert Vanloo 1879-05-011 May 1879 Paris, Cercle de la Presse
muscadinsLes muscadins opéra 4 acts ClaretieJules Claretie and Paul Armand Silvestre 1880-00-00 composed 1880, incomplete, only certain numbers survive in manuscript
Gwendoline opéra 3 acts MendesCatulle Mendès 1886-04-1010 April 1886 Brussels, La Monnaie
roiLe roi malgré lui opéra comique 3 acts NajacÉmile de Najac and Paul Burani, revised by Jean Richepin, after Marguerite-Louise Virginie Ancelot's Le roi malgré lui 1887-05-1818 May 1887 Paris, Opéra-Comique (Favart)
Briséïs, or Les amants de Corinthe drame lyrique 3 acts MendesCatulle Mendès and Ephraïm Mikaël, after Goethe's Die Braut von Korinth 1897-01-1313 January 1897 Paris, Concerts Lamoureux composed 1888–91, Act 1 complete, some sketches for Act 2 and themes in manuscript [1]
Vaucochard et fils Ier opérette VerlainePaul Verlaine and Lucien Viotti 1941-04-2222 April 1941 Paris, Salle de l'Ancien Conservatoire composed 1864, incomplete, only four surviving numbers

References[edit]

Notes
  1. ^ Delage, Roger. Emmanuel Chabrier. Fayard, Paris, 1999. Catalogue des oeuvres, pp. 685–715
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