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Harold en italie by Hector Berlioz
This week's download features Hector Berlioz's (1803–1869) second symphony Harold en Italie, written in 1834 on a commission from Niccolò Paganini. This recording is performed by the violist Bruno Pasquier with the Orchestre philharmonique régional Montepellier Languedoc Roussillon under the direction of Cyril Diederich.