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    Welcome to the newest "My Favorite" game. Roger Knox has offered his 20 favorite unheralded orchestral works by French/Belgian composers born prior to 1925. After all votes have been tabulated, I'll announce the top ten decided by our member participants.

    Rules of Engagement:

    1. You may vote once daily. In addition, your voting sessions must be at least 6 hours apart.

    2. When you vote, you will have 10 points to distribute as you wish except that no work may receive more than 6 points.

    3. The game ends with the first work to reach 100 points.

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 0
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 0
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 0
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 0

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 0
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 5 (+5)
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 0

    Franck - Les Eolides - 0
    Gounod - Symphony in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 0
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 5 (+5)
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2 (+2)
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 0
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 0
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 0

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 0
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 8 (+3)
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 0

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3 (+3)
    Gounod - Symphony in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 2 (+2)
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 5
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0
    I treat my music like I treat my pets. It’s something to own, care about and curate with attention to detail. From a blog by hjr.

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 0
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 2 (+2)
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 2 (+2)

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 2 (+2)
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 0
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 10 (+2)
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 0

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 2
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 7 (+2)
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1 (+1)
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 2
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 2

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 2
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 0
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 10
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2 (+2)

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 3 (+3)
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 6 (+4)
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 7
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 2
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 2

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 2
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 0
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 15 (+5)
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 3
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 6
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 12 (+5)
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 2
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 2

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 2
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 0
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 20 (+5)
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 3
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 11 (+5)
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 12
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0
    I treat my music like I treat my pets. It’s something to own, care about and curate with attention to detail. From a blog by hjr.

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 2
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 2

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 2
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4 (+4)
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 26 (+6)
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 3
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 11
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 12
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 4 (+2)
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 5 (+3)

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 4 (+2)
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 26
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 3
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 11
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 15 (+3)
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 4
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 5

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 4
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 31 (+5)
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 3
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 11
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 20 (+5)
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 4
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 5

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 4
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 36 (+5)
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 3
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 0
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 16 (+5)
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 20
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 0
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0
    I treat my music like I treat my pets. It’s something to own, care about and curate with attention to detail. From a blog by hjr.

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 4
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 7 (+2)

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 4
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 36
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2

    Franck - Les Eolides - 3
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 3
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 5 (+5)
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 0

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 16
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 20
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 3 (+3)
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 0

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 1
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 6 (+2)
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 7

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 4
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 36
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 2

    Franck - Les Eolides - 6 (+3)
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 6 (+3)
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 5
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 1 (+1)

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 16
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 20
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 3
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 1 (+1)

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 2 (+1)
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 6
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 7

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 4
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 36
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 4 (+2)

    Franck - Les Eolides - 6
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 9 (+3)
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 5
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 1

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 20 (+4)
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 20
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 3
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 1

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 2
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 9 (+3)
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 10 (+3)

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 4
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 36
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 4

    Franck - Les Eolides - 6
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 9
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 5
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 1

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 20
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 24 (+4)
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 3
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 1

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    Bériot - Scène de ballet for violin and orchestra op. 100 - 0
    Bériot - Violin Concerto no. 2 - 2
    Berlioz - Les francs-juges op. 3 - 2
    Boieldieu - Harp Concerto in C Major - 9
    Cherubini - Symphony in D Major - 10

    David - Symphony no. 3 in E-Flat Major - 4
    Gossec - Symphony in 17 Parts in F Major - 0
    Farrenc - Overture in e minor op. 23 - 4
    Farrenc - Symphony no. 3 in g minor op. 36 - 36
    Franck - Ce qu'on entand sur la montagne (da Hugo) - 4

    Franck - Les Eolides - 11 (+5)
    Gounod - Symphony no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 9
    Hérold - Piano Concerto no. 2 in E-Flat Major - 5
    Hérold - Symphony no. 1 in C Major - 0
    Méhul - Symphony no. 4 in E Major - 1

    Meyerbeer - Coronation March for Two Orchestras for Wilhelm I of Prussia - 0
    Offenbach - Grand Concerto Militaire for Cello and Orchestra - 25 (+5)
    Onslow - Symphony no. 3 in f minor - 24
    Samuel, A - Symphony no. 6 in d minor op. 44 - 3
    Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto no. 4 op. 31 - 1
    I treat my music like I treat my pets. It’s something to own, care about and curate with attention to detail. From a blog by hjr.

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