Georges Bizet – Carmen Overture (Starters for ten #76) 6/10 (8)

Starters for Ten 2019 – 76: Top Ten Classical pieces: 190317

Georges Bizet – Carmen Overture (1875)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 8th, running between 12th and 21st March and featuring my top ten classical pieces, here’s the Carmen Overture from George Bizet’s four-act Opera, first performed in 1875.