Hector Berlioz
www.youtube.com/symphony Encore: Hector Berlioz - Hungarian March The world's first collaborative online orchestra performed at Carnegie Hall on April 15, 20...
Hector Berlioz - Symphony Fantastique (Celibidache)
The conductor Sergiu Celibidache was a legend in his own lifetime, mesmerising orchestras with his intensity and brilliance, both in rehearsals and in perfor...
Harriet Smithson
Henrietta Constance (Harriet) Smithson (1800–1854) was an Anglo-Irish actress, the first wife of Hector Berlioz, and the inspiration for his Symphonie fantastique.Smithson was born on 18 March 1800 a...
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Rupert Christiansen
Rupert Christiansen (born 1954) is an English writer, journalist and critic, grandson of Arthur Christiansen (editor of the Daily Express) and son of Kay and Michael Christiansen (editor of the Sunday...
Justin Davidson
Justin Davidson (born in Rome, Italy, in 1966) is a classical music and architecture critic. In 1983, he graduated from the American Overseas School of Rome, where his mother was an English teacher. D...
Spike Hughes
Patrick Cairns "Spike" Hughes (19 October 1908 – 2 February 1987) was a British jazz musician, composer and music journalist. He was the son of Irish composer, writer and song collector Herbert ...
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Albert Innaurato
Albert Innaurato (born June 2, 1947) is an American playwright, theatre director, and writer.Innaurato was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1947. After graduating from Temple University and Calif...
Alexander Waugh
Alexander Evelyn Michael Waugh (born 1963) is an English businessman, writer, critic, journalist, composer, cartoonist, record producer and television presenter. He is best known for his biography of ...
David Cairns (writer)
David Cairns (born David Adam Cairns, 8 June 1926, Loughton, Essex) is a British journalist, non-fiction writer and musician. He is a leading authority on the life of Berlioz.
He is the son of the...
Hector Berlioz
Hector Berlioz ([ɛktɔʁ bɛʁljoːz]; 11 December 1803 – 8 March 1869) was a French Romantic composer, best known for his compositions Symphonie fantastique and Grande messe des morts (Requiem). Berl...
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Martin Bernheimer
Martin Bernheimer (born September 28, 1936, in Munich, Germany) is an American music critic. He studied at Brown University and the Hochschule für Musik in Munich, along with the famous musicologist G...
Henry Pleasants (music critic)
Henry Pleasants (May 12, 1910 – January 4, 2000) was an American music critic and intelligence officer.
Pleasants studied voice, piano and composition at the Curtis Institute of Music, from which ...
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Richard Aldrich (music critic)
Richard Aldrich (July 31, 1863 – June 2, 1937) was an American music critic. From 1902–23, he was music critic for The New York Times.
Richard Aldrich was born on July 31, 1863 in Providence, Rho...
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Joseph Kerman
Joseph Wilfred Kerman (April 3, 1924 – March 17, 2014) was an American critic and musicologist. One of the leading musicologists of his generation, his 1985 book Contemplating Music: Challenges to Mus...
Charles Osborne (music writer)
Charles Thomas Osborne (born 24 November 1927 in Brisbane, Australia) is a journalist, theatre and opera critic, poet and novelist. He was assistant editor of The London Magazine from 1958 until 1966...
George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950) was an Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics. Although his first profitable writing was music and lite...
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George Lascelles, 7th Earl of Harewood
George Henry Hubert Lascelles, 7th Earl of Harewood, KBE AM (7 February 1923 – 11 July 2011), styled The Hon. George Lascelles before 1929 and Viscount Lascelles between 1929 and 1947, was the el...
William James Henderson
William James Henderson (December 4, 1855–June 5, 1937) was an American musical critic and scholar, born at Newark, New Jersey.
He graduated from Princeton in 1876 and immediately began work...
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Tom Sutcliffe (opera critic)
Tom Sutcliffe (born 4 June 1943) is an English opera critic, author and journalist. He is also a current member of the General Synod of the Church of England, first elected for the Diocese of Southwa...
La Symphonie fantastique
La Symphonie fantastique is a 1942 French drama film by Christian-Jaque and produced by the German-controlled French film production company Continental Films, which was founded in 1940. The film is ...
Virgil Thomson
Virgil Thomson (November 25, 1896 – September 30, 1989) was an American composer and critic. He was instrumental in the development of the "American Sound" in classical music. He has be...
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Edward Downes (American musicologist)
Edward Olin Davenport Downes (August 12, 1911 – December 26, 2001) was an American musicologist, professor and music critic. He is perhaps best known as the host and quizmaster of the Metropolitan Ope...
Felix Aprahamian
Felix Aprahamian (5 June 1914 – 15 January 2005), born Apraham Felix Bartev Aprahamian, was an English music critic, writer, concert promoter, publisher's adviser, supporter of young musicians, and fr...
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Lawrence Gilman
Lawrence Gilman (July 5, 1878 in Flushing, New York – September 8, 1939 in Sugar Hill, New Hampshire) was a U.S. author and music critic.Lawrence Gilman was the son of Arthur Coit Gilman and Bessie (L...
69288 Berlioz
69288 Berlioz (1990 TW11) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on October 11, 1990, by F. Borngen and L. D. Schmadel at Tautenburg.
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Peter G. Davis
Peter G. Davis is an American opera critic and scholar of The New York Times and New York magazine. Internationally renowned in his field, he also written for The Times, High Fidelity, and Opera News....
Henry Edward Krehbiel
Henry Edward Krehbiel (March 10, 1854 – March 20, 1923) was an American music critic and musicologist.
Krehbiel was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He received a general education from his father, a ...
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