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Honegger, Arthur (opera)locked

  • Geoffrey K. Spratt


(b Le Havre, March 10, 1892; d Paris, Nov 27, 1955). Swiss composer . As a child, before receiving harmony lessons in Le Havre, he wrote two operas, Philippa and Sigismond, and started a third, Esmeralda (after Victor Hugo: Notre-Dame de Paris), but nothing of these survives. After studying at the Zürich Conservatory (...

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