Te Deum

Louis-Hector Berlioz

Te Deum

H118, Op. 22

About this work...

Berlioz never believed in doing things on a small scale -- witness his Les Troyens, almost unstageably long -- but his Te Deum is probably the largest of all, particularly in comparison to the typical jubilant but far less theatrical settings of other composers. The first performance, in 1855, had almost 1,000 performe... read more