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Poise, Ferdinand (<i>born</i> 1828), composer

David Charlton

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Nîmes, 3 June 1828; d Paris, 13 May 1892). French composer. He studied with Adolphe Adam and P.-J.-G. Zimmermann at the Paris Conservatoire and gained second main prize for composition in the Prix de Rome of 1852. Devoting himself immediately to opéra comique, he found popularity with his first work, Bonsoir, voisin, which held the stage at the Théâtre Lyrique for five years (80 performances), then

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