Berlioz - Harold en Italie, Les Nuits d’ete

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Berlioz - Harold en Italie, Les Nuits d’ete

Francois-Xavier Roth, Tabea Zimmermann (viola), Stephane Degout (baritone), Les Siecles

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With Debussy Year barely over, it’s already time for the record companies to start marking 2019’s 150th anniversary of the death of Hector Berlioz. How extraordinary to think that barely 50 years separate the deaths of these two great French composers, both so revolutionary in their musical achievements yet inhabiting such different soundworlds. Few groups today are better placed to open up those worlds than François-Xavier Roth’s period instrument orchestra Les Siècles, and now, following their critically acclaimed accounts of Debussy’s Jeux a... read more

With Debussy Year barely over, it’s already time for the record companies to start marking 2019’s 150th anniversary of the death of Hector Berlioz. How extraordinary to think that barely 50 years sepa... read more

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