Berlioz - Les Troyens, Royal Hunt and Storm
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St Swithin's Day: classical music inspired by rain
15. Berlioz - Les Troyens, Royal Hunt and Storm
In this instrumental scene at the beginning of Act IV of Berlioz's opera, Didon and Enée are separated from the rest of the hunting party as a storm breaks. What better excuse for the two lovers to take shelter in a cave together?