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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

StatementBrian Primmer.
SeriesDa Capo Press music reprint series
LC ClassificationsML410.B5 P865 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination202 p. :
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3176488M
ISBN 100306762234
LC Control Number83018920

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Berlioz Music Scores Symphonie Fantastique (H 48). This page is also available in French. I: Rêveries, passions II: Un Bal III: Scène aux champs IV: Marche au supplice V: Songe d’une Nuit du Sabbat See also Texts and Documents; Berlioz and his music: self-borrowings. The Symphonie Fantastique was initially composed in and first performed in December of the same year under the. Hector Berlioz, as he was known, was entranced with music as a child. He learned to play the flute and guitar, and became a self-taught composer. Heeding his physician father's wishes, Berlioz Born: D. Kern Holoman paints a full-length portrait of Berlioz: his personal and family life, his intellectual development and pursuits, his methods of composing (Berlioz at his work table, so to speak), the aim and style of his music criticism and travel writing, his innovations in staging and conducting performances, and his interaction with other /5(2). Louis-Hector Berlioz was a French composer: an ardent and brilliance of French romanticism. He was born on Decem in war stricken country, France. The child entranced with music, developed deep empathy towards music and literature. He learnt to play guitar and flute as a child and became a self taught composer.

The idée fixe inspired other cyclical symphonies in the century. His orchestration initiated an era in which instrumental color rivaled harmony and melody as expressive tools for composers. He wrote the first book on orchestration: Treatise on Instrumentation and Orchestration ().   Symphony guide: Hector Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique The most innovative symphony of the 19th century was born from diabolical passions. Tom Service. In this abridgment of his monumental study, Berlioz and the Romantic Century, Jacques Barzun recounts the events and extraordinary achievements of the great composer's life against the background of the romantic the author eloquently demonstrates, Berloiz was an archetype whose destiny was the story of an age, the incarnation of an artistic style and a historical/5.   Berlioz completed three operas, the first of which, Benvenuto Cellini, was an outright failure. The second, the huge epic Les Troyens (The Trojans), .