Un grand d'Espagne (Dessaux, Louis Edme)


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Publisher. Info. Paris: Eugène Ponsard, n.d.[1865]. Plate E.P.107
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General Information

Work Title Un grand d'Espagne
Alternative. Title Chansonette bouffe
Composer Dessaux, Louis Edme
First Publication. 1865
Copyright Information Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France :
2e série, 54e année, Nº 28, 15 Juillet 1865, p.325, reg.1578.
Librettist Eugène Ponsard
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano

Misc. Comments

This piece was interpreted by the singer and comedian Joseph Kelm (1802?-1882), whose best known success was Le Sire de Framboisy in 1855. It was performed at the Paris Eldorado music hall, which opened in 1858, and which specialized for a time in similar comic or farcical fare.