music 15 feb 23 notes

music 15 feb 23 notes - Lecture 14 Music in public concerts...

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Lecture 14 Music in public concerts public concerts become standard practice professional orchestas touring virtuosos, concert societies 1840's- professional orchestras arrose in cities virtuosos such as clara schumann would travel hosting recitals chamber music amateur orchestras, choral societies put on large concerts of just bach cantatas, etc what did they perform? The “classics”- haydn, mozart, beethoven became cannonized made new composers jobs more difficult who attended? Middle class music enthusiasts Rise of Program Music Program music- insturmenta music with literal or pictorial associations Hector Berlioz (1803-1869) french initially wanted to be a doctor studied medicine in paris took music classes on the side Radical composer in his youth wom prestigious prix de rome in 1830 1 year fully paid entrance to conservatory in italy in fatuated with poetry, art, and especialoy shakespeare known for expanding the use of instruments and the size of the orchestra Genre: program symphony a multi-movement orchestal work which possesses a plot or general story line (typically
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