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Episode 3

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Wednesday 08 August 2012

Donald Macleod introduces extracts from three symphonies by Berlioz - each one radically different from the others. And we hear about the relationships he had with some of his fellow artists in nineteenth century Paris, including Paganini and Wagner.

Music Played

6 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Hector Berlioz
    00:00

    Hector Berlioz Symphonie fantastique Op.14

    Conductor: Robin TICCIATI Performer: Scottish Chamber Opera Ensemble

    LINN, CKD 400

  • Image for Hector Berlioz
    00:19

    Hector Berlioz Romeo et Juliet - symphonie dramatique Op.17 for soloists, chorus and orchestra

    Conductor: Daniel BARENBOIM Performer: Paris Orchestra.

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOP, 437 244-2-

  • Image for Hector Berlioz
    00:30

    Hector Berlioz Symphonie funebre et triomphale Op.15 for military band (strings & chorus ad lib.)

    Performer: John WALLACE - Trumpet Performer: Wallace Collection

    NIMBUS, NI-5175

  • Image for Hector Berlioz
    00:00

    Hector Berlioz 3rd movement; Scene aux champs - Adagio (Symphonie fantastique Op.14 )

    LINN

  • Image for Hector Berlioz
    00:19

    Hector Berlioz Romeo et Juliet - symphonie dramatique Op.17 for soloists, chorus and orchestra

    Deutsche Grammophon

  • Image for Hector Berlioz
    00:30

    Hector Berlioz Grande symphonie funèbre et triomphale

    NIMBUS

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