Jacques Francois Fromental Elie Halevy


Jacques Francois Fromental Elie Halevy
noun
French operatic composer (1799-1862)
Syn: ↑Halevy, ↑Fromental Halevy
Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer

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  • HALÉVY, JACQUES (François) FROMENTAL ÉLIE — (1799–1862), French operatic composer. He was born in Paris, the son of Elie Halfon Halévy . He entered the Paris Conservatory at the age of ten, studied composition with Cherubini, and won the Rome Prize in 1819 for his cantata Herminie. He… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Halevy, Jacques Francois Fromental — (1799 1862)    French composer, son of Elie Halevy. He was born in Paris, and taught at the Paris Conservatoire from 1816, becoming professor of counterpoint and fugue in 1833, and professor of composition in 1840. He composed operas, cantatas… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Jacques Fromental Lévy Halévy — JACQUES FRANÇOIS FROMENTAL ÉLIE HALÉVY Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fromental Halévy — Jacques François Fromental Élie Halévy (May 27, 1799 March 17, 1862) (usually known as Fromental Halévy) was a French composer. He is known today largely for his opera La Juive .Early careerHalévy was born in Paris, the son of a cantor, Elie… …   Wikipedia

  • Halevy — noun French operatic composer (1799 1862) • Syn: ↑Fromental Halevy, ↑Jacques Francois Fromental Elie Halevy • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer * * * /ann lay vee /, n. 1. Fromental /frddaw mahonn tannl /, (Jacques François Fromental Élie Lévy), 1790 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Halévy, Fromental — ▪ French composer in full  Jacques François Fromental Élie Halévy  original name  Elias Levy   born May 27, 1799, Paris died March 17, 1862, Nice, Fr.       French composer whose five act grand opera La Juive (1835; “The Jewess”) was, with… …   Universalium

  • Fromental Halevy — noun French operatic composer (1799 1862) • Syn: ↑Halevy, ↑Jacques Francois Fromental Elie Halevy • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Halévy —   [ale vi],    1) Daniel, französischer Schriftsteller, * Paris 12. 12. 1872, ✝ ebenda 4. 2. 1962, Sohn von 3); schrieb Biographien und Studien zur Kultur und Sozialgeschichte des 19. und beginnenden 20. Jahrhunderts.   Werke: Essais sur le… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Halévy — [ȧ lā vē′] Jacques [zhȧk] (born Jacques François Fromental Élie Lévy) 1799 1862; Fr. composer …   English World dictionary

  • Halévy — /ann lay vee /, n. 1. Fromental /frddaw mahonn tannl /, (Jacques François Fromental Élie Lévy), 1790 1862, French composer, esp. of operas. 2. his nephew, Ludovic /lyuu daw veek /, 1834 1908, French novelist and playwright: librettist in… …   Universalium