Djamileh

Georges Bizet

Djamileh

WD27

About this work...

In 1871, Du Locle, the director of Paris Opera-Comique, commissioned a two-act opera from Bizet when, due to expense, he had to abandon the proposed staging of Griseldis. The music combines an almost Wagnerian orchestral coloration with exotic, sensual music that suggests Carmen, accented by the almost Offenbach comic ... read more

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