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Hector Berlioz

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Beatrice et Benedict, op.27 (19)
Benvenuto Cellini, op.23 H76a (excerpts) (1)
Benvenuto Cellini, op.23 H76a (30)
Chant sacre, H44 (arr. Nicolas Prost) (1)
Faut l'oublier (1)
Feuillets d'album, op.19 H121 (5)
Fleurs des landes, op.13 (5)
Fleuve du Tage, H5 (1)
Grande Messe des Morts (Requiem), op.5 (20)
Harold in Italy, op.16 (arr. Hugh Macdonald for viola and piano) (1)
Harold in Italy, op.16 (trans. Liszt) (4)
Harold in Italy, op.16 (28)
» Finale
Herminie (6)
Je crois en vous, H70 (1)
L'Enfance du Christ, op.25 (excerpts) (2)
L'Enfance du Christ, op.25 (36)
» Trio
La Captive, op.12 (12)
La Damnation de Faust, op.24 H111 (excerpts) (2)
La Damnation de Faust, op.24 H111 (highlights) (4)
La Damnation de Faust, op.24 H111 (orchestral excerpts) (4)
La Damnation de Faust, op.24 H111 (70)
La Mort d'Ophelie (7)
La Mort d'Orphee (2)
La Mort de Cleopatre (15)
La Mort de Sardanapale (1)
La belle Isabeau, H94 (1)
Le Ballet des ombres, H37 (1)
Le Carnaval romain (Roman Carnival): overture, op.9 H95 (arr. Tohru Takahashi) (1)
Le Carnaval romain (Roman Carnival): overture, op.9 H95 (51)
Le Chasseur danois, H104 (1)
Le Corsaire: Overture, op.21 H101 (25)
Le Depit de la bergere, H7 (1)
Le Jeune Patre Breton (3)
Le Matin (1)
Le Pecheur (1)
Le Roi Lear: Overture, op.4 (11)
Le Spectre de la rose (orchestration of Weber's 'Aufforderung zum Tanze') (1)
Lelio, ou Le Retour a la Vie, op.14b (6)
Les Francs-juges, op.3 (13)
Les Nuits d'ete, op.7 (excerpts) (1)
Les Nuits d'ete, op.7 (39)
Les Troyens (highlights) (4)
Les Troyens (30)
» Ballet
Lise chantait dans la prairie (1)
Melodies (9), op.2 'Irlande' (5)
Messe solennelle, H20 (1)
Que d'etablissement (1)
Recueil de romances avec accompagnement de guitare, H8 (1)
Reverie et Caprice for violin and orchestra, op.8 (11)
Rob Roy (9)
Romeo et Juliette, op.17 (excerpts) (8)
Romeo et Juliette, op.17 (34)
» Part 3
Sara la baigneuse, H69 (2)
Symphonie Fantastique, op.14 H48 (trans. organ) (1)
Symphonie fantastique, op.14 H48 (arr. Arthur Lavandier) (1)
Symphonie fantastique, op.14 H48 (arr. J-F Heisser for 2-keyboard piano) (1)
Symphonie fantastique, op.14 H48 (124)
» Un Bal
Symphonie funebre et triomphale, op.15 (2)
Te Deum, op.22 (excerpts) (2)
Te Deum, op.22 (5)
Toccata (1)
Toi qui l'aimas, verse des pleurs (1)
Tristia, op.18 (1)
Waverley: overture, op.1 (7)

Hector Berlioz ( 11 December 1803 – 8 March 1869) was a French Romantic composer, best known for his compositions Symphonie fantastique and Grande messe des morts (Requiem). Berlioz made significant contributions to the modern orchestra with his Treatise on Instrumentation. He specified huge orchestral forces for some of his works, and conducted several concerts with more than 1,000 musicians. He also composed around 50 songs. His influence was critical for the further development of Romanticism, especially in composers like Richard Wagner, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Franz Liszt, Richard Strauss, Gustav Mahler and many others.

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