Plot: Avenue Hector Berlioz, Division 20, curbside
Summary from Wikipedia
As the elder son of a provincial doctor, Berlioz was expected to follow his father into medicine, and he attended a medical college in Paris before defying his family and taking up music as a profession. His independence of mind and refusal to follow traditional rules and formulas put him at odds with the conservative musical establishment of Paris. He briefly moderated his style enough to win France's premier music prize, the Prix de Rome, in 1830, but he learned little from the academics of the Paris Conservatoire. His music divided opinion for many years between those who thought him an ori ...
Author of contribution: Janez, published 8. 12. 2015