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Famous Works by Berlioz

Test your knowledge of classical music! Do you know these pieces by the great composer Hector Berlioz?
See also Handel, Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky and more coming soon.
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Last updated: November 7, 2019
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First submittedOctober 20, 2019
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Cantata for soprano and orchestra
La mort de Cléopâtre
His most popular work, 'an Episode in the Life of an Artist'
Symphonie fantastique
A 'symphony' with solo viola on a poem by Lord Byron
Harold en Italie
Also known as his requiem
Grande Messe des morts
His first opera, about a Florentine sculptor
Benvenuto Cellini
A choral 'symphony' based on a play by Shakespeare
Roméo et Juliette
Originally composed for a 200 player wind band
Grande symphonie funèbre et triomphale
His most famous song cycle
Les nuits d'été
A 'dramatic legend' based on a work by Goethe
La damnation de Faust
In this oratorio, the holy family goes to Egypt
L'enfance du Christ
Large scale opera based on Virgil's epic
Les Troyens
Berlioz's last opera based on Much Ado About Nothing
Béatrice et Bénédict
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Sep 10, 2020
I deleted my quiz since I'm going to completely redo it and then resubmit it :) sorry for all the mistakes