About Hector Berlioz

Hector Berlioz
Hector Berlioz was a French Romantic composer, best known for his compositions 'Symphonie fantastique' and 'Grande messe des morts'. Berlioz made significant contributions to the modern orchestra with his 'Treatise on Instrumentation'. He specified huge orchestral forces for some of his works, and conducted several concerts with more than 1,000... Wikipedia
December 11, 1803, La Côte-Saint-André, Isère, France
March 8, 1869, Paris, France

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