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

/bɛʀljɔz//ˈbɛːlɪəʊz/