L'enfance du Christ

Louis-Hector Berlioz

L'enfance du Christ

H130, Op. 25 • “Trilogie sacrée”

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At a party thrown in September 1850 by a friend from his Prix de Rome days, Joseph-Louis Duc (1802-1879) -- architect of the column in the Place de la Bastille -- Berlioz, perched against the corner of a card table and ignoring the game of whist being played thereon, inscribed a small four-part Andantino for organ in D... read more