Gounod was a french composer.He is famous for his Ave Maria Air based on a prelude out of „Wohltemperiertes Klavier “ of J.S.Bach.But he wrote more.
Most important tunes :
Ave Maria Air ( Bach / Gounod ),
Opera Margarethe with Faust walz,
Opera Romeo and Julia,
Dammnation of Faust Op.24
O.F.D This list is still incomplete