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Daemon
Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 12:00:00 AM
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Georges Bizet (1838)

A French composer, Bizet became disgusted with the frivolity of French opera and decided to change it. In 1875, his masterpiece, Carmen, premiered. Though its harsh realism repelled many, it eventually won international acclaim and is now one of the most popular operas in history. Sadly, Bizet did not live to see Carmen's success, dying just months after it premiered. Foul play was initially suspected, but the apparent gunshot wound on his neck was eventually attributed to what? More...
pedro
Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 6:35:53 AM
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There are few pieces of music more irritating than the opening to Carmen. I will drop whatever I am doing to switch it off.
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Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 11:30:08 PM

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Just to give you some exercise, Pedro

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