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Jules Massenet (1842–1912)


A major composer of French opera in the late 19th century, author of the important works "Werther" and "Manon."


(age 70) in Paris, France

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 2012 Liberal Arts (music: "Médiation" - as Massenet)
 2011 Elegie (Short) (writer: "Elegie")
 2010 Revealed (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Anna Netrebko (2010) ... (music: "Manon")
 2010 Don Quichotte (TV Movie) (music: "Don Quichotte" (complete opera))
 2010 La bomba del Liceu (Documentary) (writer: "Werther")
 2010 Werther (TV Movie) (music: "Werther")
 2008 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Opening Night Gala Starring Renée Fleming (2008) ... (music: "Manon, Act III")
 2007 Sheherazade: An Oriental Night with the Berliner Philharmoniker (Video) (writer: "Meditation (from Thais)")
 2006 Heridas de amor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Heridas de amor (2006) ... (writer: "Meditación" - as Massenet)
 2006 Infinite Dream (Short) (music: "Rêve, infini !")
 2005 Rampo Noir (writer: "Air du miroir 'Dis-moi que je suis belle' from 'Thais'")
 2005 Transamerica (writer: "Meditation")
 2004 Ladies in Lavender (music: "Meditation" (1894))
 2003 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tears, Bones & Desire (2003) ... (writer: "Scenes Picturesques: Air de Ballet")
 2001 Antonio Pappano (TV Movie documentary) (music: "Manon")
 2000 Don Quichotte (TV Movie) (music: "Don Quichotte, Comédie héroïque en cinq actes")
 2000 The Dish (writer: "Lorsque Vous N'Aurez Rien A Faire")
 1998 Chaliapin: The Enchanter (TV Movie) (music: "Don Quichotte")
 1997 Heaven Before I Die (as Jules Mssenet, "Vision Fugitive")
 1997 Our God's Brother (music: "Aria from MANON")
 1996 Poussières d'amour - Abfallprodukte der Liebe (Documentary) ("Werther")
 1996 A Loss of Innocence (TV Movie) (writer: "Thais")
 1994 The 3 Tenors in Concert 1994 (TV Special) (writer: "O Souverain! Ô Juge! Ô Père!", "Pourquoi me réveiller" - as Massenet)
 1993 Young Werther (writer: "Werther")
 1992 The Accompanist (writer: "Thaïs: Air de miroir")
 1987 The Return of Sherlock Holmes (TV Movie) (music: "Meditation" - uncredited)
 1986 The Gospel According to Vic (music: "Manon" - uncredited)
 1982 I Are You, You Am Me (writer: "Meditation" from "Thaïs")
 1982 Domingo/Troyanos Met Gala Concert (TV Movie) (music: "Werther: Va! laisse couler mes larmes", "Werther: Pourquoi me réveiller")
 1981 Six personnages en quête d'un chanteur (TV Movie) (writer: "Don Quichotte")
 1980 Gary Cooper, que estás en los cielos ("Werther", uncredited)
 1976 Marathon Man (music: "Dors, o cité oerverse" (1881) - as Massenet)
 1968 Our Lady of the Turks (writer: "Werther")
 1962 Maria Callas in Concert - Hamburg, 16 March 1962 (TV Special) (music: "Le Cid, Acte III: De cet affreux combat... Pleurez, mes yeux")
 1962 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Julie London Show (1962) ... (writer: "Meditation" from Thais)
 1955 Sanoma kaikkien kuultavaksi (Documentary short) (writer: "Meditation")
 1948 Luxury Liner (music: "Obéissons quand leur voix appelle")
 1937 I'll Take Romance (music: "Gavotte")
 1935 Here's to Romance (music: "Le reve de des Grieux" from the opera "Manon")
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