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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

Boston Sym Orch Berlioz review Dec 1984 Musical America p.1.jpg
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Times Union Aug 6 1984.jpg
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Berkshire Eagle Aug 6 1984.jpg
Albany Times Union Aug 6 1984.jpg
The Boston Globe Aug 6 1984.jpg

Citation

Tanglewood, “Hector Berlioz (1803-1869)
Béatrice et Bénédict,” Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions, accessed October 21, 2021, http://collections.libraries.indiana.edu/cookmusiclibrary/items/show/1031.