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August 4, 2006 Beethoven o 1770-1827 Transitional from classical to romantic o Not as structural as Haydn and Mozart o Extending and break down of themes o Really doesn’t follow any tradition o Cyclicism – use themes/motives in more than one movement o More dissonance o Harmonically and melodically Developmental Changes o Replaced minuet with scherzo o Offered music advice in German o Symphony No. 9 – chorus used (a first for music)
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Unformatted text preview: Source of inspiration for Romantics o Among 1 st to say that art was meant to help spiritually fulfill people o Experimented with older forms Fugue (before Bach was rediscovered) o Listened to “The Tempest” – Sonata Op. 31 No. 2 o Listened to part of Symphony No. 9, with chorus o Expanded orchestra For fullness New instruments...
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  • Summer '06
  • Goldblatt
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Symphony, older forms Fugue, melodically Developmental Changes, fullness New instruments

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