Talking about symphonies

an analytical study of a number of well-known symphonies from Haydn to the present day by Anthony Hopkins

Publisher: Wadsworth Pub. in Belmont, Calif

Written in English
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  • Symphonies -- Analysis, appreciation

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StatementAnthony Hopkins.
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p. :
Number of Pages157
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Open LibraryOL22779686M

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The performance of all nine symphonies by Ludwig van Beethoven was the outstanding artistic project of the Berliner Philharmoniker and their chief conductor, Sir Simon Rattle in the / season. To celebrate the cycle, he talks to the journalist Shirley Apthorp about his view of the works: their historical and political background, the.

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Nicholas Cook puts it well: “Of all the works in the.Link to K Not sure Mozart was influenced by Abel in his later works or if this symphony really is composed by Mozart but if you listen to the first bars of the 3rd and compare with the beggining of the Symphonie Concertante there's a fragment that is almost identical.

LonesoLL (talk)30 September (UTC) You're right.