Berlioz • Schumann

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COMPOSERS: Berlioz • Schumann
LABELS: Harmonia Mundi
WORKS: Harold in Italy • Märchenbilder, Op. 113
PERFORMER: Pasquier (viola), Heisser (piano)
CATALOGUE NO: HMA 1951246 (Reissue 1986)


Liszt’s resourceful transcription of Berlioz’s orchestral masterpiece is certainly worth hearing, though the recorded balance lessens the overall impact. Erik Levi