Pelléas et Mélisande Suite

Gabriel Fauré

Pelléas et Mélisande Suite

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In 1898, the celebrated actress Mrs. Patrick Campell commissioned incidental music from Gabriel Fauré for a London production, in English, of Pelléas et Mélisande. Fauré composed this music between May 16 and June 5, 1898, and conducted it in the Prince of Wales Theatre at London on June 21. Fauré asked Charles Koechli... read more