Carmen (includes Habanera, Toreador's Song, Seguidilla)
Georges Bizet


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Down 55. 1st of Bizet's 2 entries. Lowest position since 2008.

Bizet's opera tells the story of a gypsy woman named Carmen who charms a hapless soldier, leading them both to their downfall. Since its premiere in 1875, Carmen has gone to become the most popular, most performed and most filmed opera ever.

Adrian Noble's production of Carmen at the Opera Comique, Paris.