Denise Duval

Denise Duval

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Denise Duval (born October 23, 1921) is a French soprano, best known for her performances in works by the composer Francis Poulenc. Duval created the roles of Elle in La voix humaine, Th r se in Les mamelles de Tir sias and later excelled in the role of Blanche de la Force in Dialogues of the Carmelites, although she did not sing in the world premiere of the work at the Teatro alla Scala. Duval made her debut as Lola in Cavalleria rusticana in Bordeaux in 1941, and was a member of the companies of the Paris Op ra and Op ra-Comique from 1947 to 1965, when she retired. She was noted for her portrayals of Debussy's M lisande and Massenet's Tha s. She was also noted for her performances of works by Roussel and Ravel.show more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 95g
  • Culp Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134965235
  • 9786134965231