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Hector Berlioz (1803-1869)
Béatrice et Bénédict

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Title Hector Berlioz (1803-1869)
Béatrice et Bénédict
Description Staged-concert version
Creator Tanglewood
Date August 4, 1984

Contributor Boston Symphony Orchestra
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Tanglewood Choir
John Oliver, choir director
David Kneuss, director
John Michael Deegan & Sarah G. Conly, designers

Béatrice- Frederica von Stade
Bénedict- Jon Garrison
Héro- Sylvia McNair
Ursula- Janice Taylor
Claudio- David Parsons
Don Pedro- John Ostendorf
Somarone- Italo Tajo
Relation "Berlioz a Tanglewood hit"
by Garry Spector

Times Union
August 6, 1984
"Music: Berlioz Opera at Tanglewood"
by John Rockwell

The New York Times
August 6, 1984
"The artful codger: Opera is success at Tanglewood"
by R.C. Hammerich
"Tanglewood's wedding-cake opera"
by Andrew L. Pincus

The Berkshire Eagle
August 6, 1984
"Berlioz a Tanglewood hit"
by Garry Spector

Albany Times Union
August 6, 1984
"'Beatrice et Benedict' on a merry-go-round"
by Paul Driver

The Boston Globe
August 6, 1984
Review
by Robert S. Clark

Musical America
December 1984
Type Opera

Newspaper article review

Files

Times Union Aug 6 1984.jpg
%22Opera is success at Tanglewood%22.jpg
Berkshire Eagle Aug 6 1984.jpg
Albany Times Union Aug 6 1984.jpg
The Boston Globe Aug 6 1984.jpg
Boston Sym Orch Berlioz review Dec 1984 Musical America p.1.jpg
Boston Sym Orch Berlioz review Dec 1984 Musical America p.2.jpg

Citation

Tanglewood, “Hector Berlioz (1803-1869)
Béatrice et Bénédict,” Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions, accessed May 20, 2022, https://collections.libraries.indiana.edu/cookmusiclibrary/items/show/1031.