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Le Gladiateur     52/(41)

Cantata for 3 soloists and orchestra

Émile Moreau

First line:
Mort aux Romains, tuez jusqu'au dernier

Composition date:
19 May - 13 June 1883


Nomenclature: — — timp. - 2 harps — strings

First hearing:
Paris, Institut de France, 23 June 1883, with Gabrielle Krauss, Taskin and Muratet

Work written for the Prix de Rome competition, 1883. The composer, after the fourth ballot on 22 June was awarded the second Grand Prix (Paul Vidal being awarded the first).