• Bizet’s Symphony in C

    Bizet’s Symphony in C

    A Brief History of its Rediscovery Even as a budding composer Bizet yearned to write for the opera house, and there is about the opening of his youthful symphony a Rossini-like bravura, the music bustling with mock-heroic flourishes and comic asides, the whole imbued with an irrepressible wit and verve – it is as charming…