berlioz berlioz  /ˈbɜr li oʊz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) French composer of romantic works (1803-1869)

News

  1. Concert review: SPCO season finale with mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard

    REVIEW: Mezzo Isabel Leonard and conductor Edo de Waart joined the SPCO in Romantic masterworks by Berlioz and Beethoven.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Remembering the Other Great Movie Version of Much Ado About Nothing

    As with most Shakespeare plays, there are many adaptations of the O.G. rom-com Much Ado About Nothing. The BBC did two versions, one starring Damien Lewis as Benedick; there's a Berlioz opera and World war II–era musical (plus an in-the-works rock version by Billie Joe Armstrong); and then there are ... More »
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Vulture

Quotes

  1. When Leonard Bernstein called his video and CD presentation of the Symphonie fantastique "Berlioz Takes a Trip," he wasn't just celebrating 1960s culture and interest.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Leonard Bernstein Source: Audiophile Audition

  2. "All composers represented - Lindberg, Messiaen, Berlioz - are renegades, revolutionary thinkers in music," Gilbert said in a statement.
    on Jan 15, 2009 By: Alan Gilbert Source: Arizona Daily Star

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