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Hector Berlioz, Composer
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(1803 - 1869).  French Composer, conductor, and critic.  His music was more popular abroad than in France, where he was better known as a writer and critic.  His "Treatise on Orchestration" greatly influenced other composers. His passion for the Irish Shakespearean actress Harriet Smithson (who later became his wife) prompted the composition of his Symphonie Fantastique, a romantic masterpiece.  Accordingly, he is considered the father of modern orchestration, and an archetypical romantic ar...
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Berlioz: Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Recording Date: Sun 13 Feb 2011
Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9 (10:19) N/A
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 N/A
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Joseph Glymph
Recording Date: Sun 18 Mar 2012
I - Rêveries, Passions (14:53) N/A
II - Un bal (A Ball) (7:15) N/A
III - Scène aux champs (Scene in the Fields) (16:16) N/A
IV - Marche au supplice (March to the Scaffold) (5:01) N/A
V - Songe d'une nuit du sabbat (Dreams of a Witch's Sabbath) (10:55) N/A
Berlioz: Lélio, Op. 14bis
Lélio, Op. 14bis - Chanson De Brigands (Live) (4:19) N/A
Berlioz: Overture to Benvenuto Cellini, Op. 23
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Ensemble: NEC Philharmonia
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini, Op. 23 (10:56) N/A
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