The Legacy of Composer Hector Berlioz It's the 200th anniversary of the birth of composer Hector Berlioz. NPR's Tom Huizenga reports on the composer's life and works, including the wildly emotional Symphonie fantastique.
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The Legacy of Composer Hector Berlioz

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The Legacy of Composer Hector Berlioz

The Legacy of Composer Hector Berlioz

The Legacy of Composer Hector Berlioz

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A photo of Berlioz by Pierre Petit (ca 1863-1864). Pierre Petit/Berlioz Museum hide caption

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A photo of Berlioz by Pierre Petit (ca 1863-1864).

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For the 200th anniversary of the birth of composer Hector Berlioz in 2003, NPR's Tom Huizenga reports on the composer's life and works, including the wildly emotional Symphonie fantastique.