11 Romantic - 3/10/11 LisztsMusic Controversial...

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3/10/11 15:27 Liszt’s Music Controversial The symphonic poem Thematic transformation Found Inspiration from literary figures Fascinated by death and the devil Transcendental Etude No 10 in F Minor (1851) Passion and poetry representative of Listzas Life. Requires extreme technical skill Stormy and dramatic mood Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) Page 233 Types of Program Music Mostly composed for orchestra or piano For piano: Short descriptive pieces Orchestra: different forms Instrumental music associated with a story, poem, idea, or scene Represents non-musical entities Ideas often presented in title Ex. Tchaikovsykys “ Romeo and Juliet Overture” Opposite of “ absolute music” Program and absolute music use the same forms.  Mostly composed for orchestra or piano For piano: short descriptive pieces
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Orchestra: different forms. Orchestral Program Music
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