Toccata, H 99 (Berlioz, Hector)


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Editor Charles Malherbe (1853–1911)
Felix Weingartner (1863–1942)
Publisher. Info. Hector Berlioz Werke, Serie II, Band 6
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1900–07. Plate H.B. 20.
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General Information

Work Title Toccata
Alternative. Title
Composer Berlioz, Hector
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. H 99
Key C major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1844
First Publication. 1844
Average DurationAvg. Duration 2’
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Harmonium

Misc. Comments

Composed in November 1844 for the melodium organ (harmonium) developed by Berlioz’s friend, the organ-builder Jacob Alexandre (1804–1876).

Publication History

  • Paris: 1844
  • Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d. (1902), as part of Hector Berlioz Werke (1900–07), Serie III, Band VI, edited by Charles Malherbe and Felix Weingartner
  • Kassel: Bärenreiter, 2005, BA 5461, as part of New Berlioz Edition (1967–2005), Volume 21, edited by Hugh Macdonald

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