HEITOR BERLIOZ – Symphony Fanastique

January 11, 2020

Presented by Oscar Osicki – Music Analysis

Performed by Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Stephane Deneve, conductor

Inside the Score

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Episode 7 of Discovering Classical Music

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A listener’s guide to Berlioz’s Magnum Opus – Symphonie Fantastique, famously inspired by a drug-induced, opium trip where the artist fantasizes about his beloved, then his own public execution, then his dark, Satanic funeral. Lots of musical examples, and recommended recordings at the end.

Presented by Oscar Osicki