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Le Gladiateur     52/(41)

Cantata for 3 soloists and orchestra

Poet:
Émile Moreau

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

Composition date:
19 May - 13 June 1883


Unpublished

Nomenclature:
3.2.2.2 — 4.4.3.1 — timp. - 2 harps — strings

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

Comments:
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).