French romantic composer (1803-1869), best known for some of this orchestral works such as Symphonie Fantastique, and his operas (Benvenuto Cellini, Les Troyens). Berlioz was also a prolific writer and music critic.
Autograph note signed by him, undated, in French, to famous violinist Joseph Joachim, probably from or around 1853 (pencil markings on another hand, indicating Leipzig, Dec 13th, 1853). One page, 5.5 x 4.6 inches, in excellent condition.
ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photo postcard of the composer, ideal for framing with this autograph note if desired.