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Selected Works



"Look, mon petit, I've bested you. Faust has made 20,000 francs this week and your Le Cid only 16,000...suicide's the only thing left for you now..."
- joking with his friend Massenet

Key Works
1859 Opera,Faust (later revised)
1864 Opera,Mireille
1872 Funeral March of a Marionette
1882 Oratorio,La Rédemption
1885 Petite Symphonie for wind instruments
  Oratorio,Mors et Vita
1889 Méditation sur le prélude de Bach for soprano and instrumental accompaniment (popularly known as the 'Ave Maria')
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