7 Oct 2012

Hector Berlioz (1803 - 1869)

From Composer of the Week, 9:15 am on 7 October 2012
Berlioz

Berlioz by Emile Signol Photo: Commons

 

Inge van Rij looks at Berlioz’s musical exploration of foreign countries, different times and even the supernatural.

There’s even a New Zealand connection.

Music Details:

BERLIOZ: Benvenuto Cellini: Il plaît fort - LSO/ Davis (LSO 00623)
BERLIOZ: Je vais donc quitter, from Symphonie fantastique – Keeping Score (DVD SFS Media)
BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique; Gardiner/Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique (Philips 434 402)
BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique; Gardiner/Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique (Philips 434 402)
BERLIOZ: La Captive – Sheila Armstrong, LSO/ Colin Davis (Philips 462 261)
BERLIOZ: Harold in Italy - Tabea Zimmerman, LSO/ Davis (LSO Live 0040)
BERLIOZ: Damnation de Faust -  LSO/Davis (LSO 0008)
BERLIOZ: Damnation de Faust -  LSODavis (LSO 0008) [ 01 ]
BERLIOZ: Nonne sanglante – Isabella Moore (sop), NZSM Orchestra/ Kenneth Young (Private recording)
BERLIOZ: ‘Adieux des Bergers..’, from L’Enfance du Christ - LSO/Colin Davis (Philips 462 252)
BERLIOZ: Les Troyens - Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal (Decca 463 639)
BERLIOZ: Dance of the Nubian Slaves, from Les Troyens -  LSO/Davis (LSO 0010)
BERLIOZ: Errante sur tes pas, from Les Troyens - Ben Heppner, Michelle De Young, LSO/Davis (LSO 0010)
BERLIOZ: Royal Hunt and Storm, from Les Troyens – LSO/ Davis (LSO 0010)
 

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