Julien [Julien, ou La vie du poète (‘Julien, or The Poet’s Life’)]
- Richard Langham Smith
Poème lyrique in a prologue and four acts by Gustave Charpentier to his own libretto; Paris, Opéra-Comique (Salle Favart), 4 June 1913.
The opera is a sequel to Louise and deals with the artistic aspirations of Louise’s suitor Julien (tenor). Like Louise, it is loosely autobiographical and incorporates elements of an earlier piece, in this case ...