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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: Harold en Italie, Op. 16 N/A
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Jaime Laredo
Recording Date: Sat 6 May 2017
I - Harold in the Mountains (15:42) N/A
II - March of the Pilgrims (7:44) N/A
III - Serenade (6:34) N/A
IV - Orgy of the Brigands (13:06) N/A
Berlioz: Sinfonia Fantástica, Op.14 N/A
I - Devaneios. Paixões (Largo — Allegro Agitato e Appassionato Assai) (13:27) N/A
II - Um Baile (Valse. Allegro Non Troppo) (6:30) N/A
III - Cena Campestre (Adagio) (15:37) N/A
IV - Marcha Para o Cadafalso (Allegretto Non Troppo) (6:52) N/A
V - Sonho de Uma Noite de Sabá (Larghetto — Allegro Assai — Allegro — Un Peu Retenu) (11:02) N/A
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14
March 16 & 18, 2018 (0:30) N/A
Berlioz: Benvenuto Cellini, Op. 23
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Edward Cumming
Recording Date: Sun 22 Jan 2017
Benvenuto Cellini, Op. 23 (11:43) Album Only
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 N/A
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Recording Date: Wed 16 Sep 2009
I - Rêveries, Passions (14:37) N/A
II - Un bal (A Ball) (6:22) N/A
III - Scène aux champs (Scene in the Fields) (15:30) N/A
IV - Marche au supplice (March to the Scaffold) (6:24) N/A
V - Songe d'une nuit du sabbat (Dreams of a Witch's Sabbath) (9:57) N/A
Back-announcement & Credits (1:06) N/A
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