Definition of Berlioz, Hector in English:

Berlioz, Hector

proper noun

  • (1803–69), French composer; full name Louis-Hector Berlioz. He wrote for large orchestras and choirs and employed dramatic, descriptive orchestral effects. Notable works: Les Troyens (opera, 1856–9), Symphonie fantastique (1830), and La Damnation de Faust (cantata, 1846).

Pronunciation:

Berlioz, Hector

/ˈbɛːlɪəʊz//French bɛʀljɔz/