Briséïs (Chabrier, Emmanuel)
Paris: Enoch & Cie., 1897. Plate E. & C. 2006.
French text. Libretto for all 3 acts included.
|Movements/Sections||3 Acts projected, 1 Act completed|
|Year/Date of Composition||1893–94|
|Librettist||Catulle Mendès (1841-1909)|
Éphraïm Mikhaël (1866-1890)
|Instrumentation||Vocal soloists, Chorus, Orchestra|
Was working on at least as early as 1893 if not earlier (it is there that he is bravely attaching himself to work on his "Briséïs" - from an article in "Les Annales du théâtre et de la musique, Volume 18" (1893))