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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: Roméo et Juliette, Op. 17 N/A
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Ensemble: NEC Philharmonia
Introduction: Combat and Tumult, Intervention of the Prince (4:29) N/A
Romeo Alone; Grand Festivities at the Capulets’ House (13:01) N/A
Love Scene (16:51) N/A
Scherzo: Queen Mab, the Fairy of Dreams (7:57) N/A
Romeo at Juliet’s Tomb (9:17) 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: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Recording Date: Wed 5 Mar 2014
September 19, 2014 - September 21, 2014 (0:30) N/A
Berlioz: "Love Scene" from Romeo et Juliette, Op. 17
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Michael Stern
Recording Date: Fri 14 Feb 2014
"Love Scene" from Romeo et Juliette, Op. 17 (16:38) N/A
Berlioz: Grande messe des morts, Op. 5 N/A
Requiem et Kyrie (11:01) N/A
Dies irae (11:57) N/A
Quid sum miser (2:59) N/A
Rex tremendae (5:50) N/A
Quaerens me (4:39) N/A
Lacrymosa (9:51) N/A
Offertorium (9:39) N/A
Hostias (3:17) N/A
Sanctus (10:29) N/A
Agnus Dei (11:29) N/A
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