Chabrier, Alexis Emmanuel
Born: 1841 AD
Died: 1894 AD, at 53 years of age.
1841 - Alexis Emmanuel Chabrier was born.
1883 - His best-known works are an orchestral rhapsody, España an opera, Le Roi malgré lui and piano pieces, such as Habanera and Bourrée fantasque.
- Chabrier's works display vivid harmonic and orchestral color and musical drollery.
- His music influenced such French composers as Ravel and Satie.
1894 - Alexis Emmanuel Chabrier died.
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