Unformatted text preview: visions, during which his sensations, emotions, and memories are transformed in his diseased mind into musical thoughts and images. Even the woman he loves becomes a melody to him, an idée fixe , as it were, that he finds and hears everywhere.” - characteristics of Romanticism: - Fourth Movement: “March to the Scaffold” - Fifth Movement: “Dream of a Witches’ Sabbath” - transformation of the idée fixe- use of the Dies irae tune...
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- Fall '08
- Hector Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique, idee fixe, Romantic orchestral music