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List of Jules Massenet Operas

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List of popular Jules Massenet operas, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Jules Massenet operas list includes the names of all Jules Massenet operas, so if you're an opera lover you might recognize many of these historic operas. This famous Jules Massenet operas list contains various bits of information, such as what language they were composed in and what genre the popular Jules Massenet opera falls under. There are a lot of well-known Jules Massenet operas out there so this list is a great way to learn about the ones you haven't heard of before.

List is made up of a variety of composers, including Manon and Werther.

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  • Amadis is an opera in three acts with prologue by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Jules...  more
  • Ariane is an opera in five acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Catulle Mendès after...  more
  • Bacchus is an opera in four acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Catulle Mendès...  more
  • Cendrillon is an opera—described as a "fairy tale"—in four acts by Jules Massenet to a French...  more
  • Chérubin is an opera in three acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Francis de...  more
  • Cléopâtre

    Cléopâtre is an opera in four acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Louis Payen. It...  more
  • Don César de Bazan

    Don César de Bazan is an opéra comique in four acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by...  more
  • Don Quichotte is an opera in five acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Henri Caïn....  more
  • Esclarmonde is an opéra in four acts and eight tableaux, with prologue and epilogue, by Jules...  more
  • Grisélidis is an opera in three acts and a prologue by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by...  more
  • Hérodiade is an opera in four acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Paul Milliet and...  more
  • La grand'tante is an opéra comique in one act by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Jules...  more
  • La Navarraise is an opera in two acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Jules Claretie...  more
  • Le Cid is an opera in four acts and ten tableaux by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by...  more
  • Le jongleur de Notre-Dame is a three-act opera by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by...  more
  • Le mage is an opera in five acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Jean Richepin. It...  more
  • Le portrait de Manon is an opéra comique in one act by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by...  more
  • Le roi de Lahore is an opera in five acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Louis...  more
  • Manon is an opéra comique in five acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Henri Meilhac...  more
  • Panurge is an opera in three acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Georges...  more
  • Roma is an opera in five acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Henri Cain based on...  more
  • Sapho is a pièce lyrique in five acts. The music was composed by Jules Massenet to a French...  more
  • Thaïs is an opera, entitled 'comédie lyrique' in three acts and seven tableaux, by Jules...  more
  • Thérèse is an opera in two acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Jules...  more
  • Werther is an opera in four acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Édouard Blau, Paul...  more