Halévy, (Jacques-François-)Fromental (-Elie) (opera) [Fromentin(-Elias) ]
- Hugh Macdonald
(b Paris, May 27, 1799; d Nice, March 17, 1862). French composer . He was, with Meyerbeer and Auber, one of the leading composers of French opera in the period between 1830 and 1860, although only two of his 40 operas, La Juive and ...