But he persevered, and the next year was rewarded by the complete success of La Bergère châtelaine, an opera in three acts.[/FONT] [FONT="]This was the first in a long series of brilliant successes.In 1822 began his long association with librettist Eugène Scribe.
in 1863 - Charles Bordes, composer is born.[/FONT] [FONT="] in 1871 - Daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer, dies at 89.[/FONT] [FONT="]The son of a Paris print-seller, Auber was born in Caen in Normandy.
Though his father expected him to continue in the print-selling business, he also allowed his son to learn how to play several musical instruments.
The libretto was translated into Italian and set by Donizetti as L'elisir d'amore, one of the most successful comic operas of all time.[/FONT] [FONT="]Two years later, on 27 February 1833, Gustave III, his second grand opera, also triumphed and stayed in the repertory for years.
The libretto was to be used twice more, first by Saverio Mercadante for Il reggente, with the action transferred to Scotland, and, next by Giuseppe Verdi, as Un ballo in maschera.
In 1804 he was appointed as a professor at the Liceo Musicale di Bologna (now the Conservatorio Giovanni Battista Martini), where he had among his pupils Gaetano Donizetti, Yevstigney Fomin, Angelo Mariani, Francesco Morlacchi, Luigi Felice Rossi, Gioachino Rossini, Giovanni Tadolini, and Christian Theodor Weinlig.
See: List of music students by teacher: K to M#Stanislao Mattei.[/FONT] [FONT="] in 1829 - Paul Karrer, composer is born.in 1832 - Gaetano Donizetti's opera "L'elisir d'amore," premieres in Milan.[/FONT] [FONT="]in 1842 - Jules Emile Fred Massenet, Montaud France, composer (Manon, Le Cid) is born.[/FONT] [FONT="] in 1843 - Johann Georg Lickl, also Ligkl, Hans-Georg Lickl, Hungarian: Lickl György, Austrian composer, organist, Kapellmeister in the main church of Pécs, and piano teacher, dies at 74.[/FONT] [FONT="]Lickl was born in Korneuburg, Lower Austria, and orphaned as a child.He studied under Witzig, who was the organist at the church of Korneuburg.[/FONT] [FONT="]He relocated to Vienna in 1785 and studied under Albrechtsberger and Joseph Haydn.In 1829 he was elected a member of the Institut de France.Fra Diavolo,which premiered on 28 January 1830, was his most successful opera.His first teacher was the Tirolean composer, Josef Alois Ladurner.