Gabriel Fauré

Sérénade in B minor

Op. 98

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Although he had been a fixture of Parisian musical life since his early thirties -- maitre de chapelle at the fashionable Madeleine, professor of composition at the Paris Conservatoire and, later, its director -- Fauré's best music before the Great War was the exclusive preserve of a small elite. Some, like Marcel Prou... read more