Mahler s Fourth Symphony

Introduction: Sketches and Drafts Gustar Mahler's Fourth Symphony (1899— 1900) 1 is one of the composer's most accessible compositions, and while it is difficult to find a single work that unequivocally embodies his style, this Symphony ...

Mahler s Fourth Symphony

Following the earlier volumes in the Studies in Musical Genesis and Structure series, Mahler's Fourth Symphony is a study of origins of one of Mahler's most popular and accessible works. James Zychowicz examines how the composition evolved from the earliest ideas to the finished score, and in doing so sheds new light on Mahler's working process.

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Mahler's Fourth Symphony
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: James L. Zychowicz
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-31 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Following the earlier volumes in the Studies in Musical Genesis and Structure series, Mahler's Fourth Symphony is a study of origins of one of Mahler's most popular and accessible works. James Zychowicz examines how the composition evolved from the earliest ideas to the finished score, and in doing so sheds
Symphonic Metamorphoses
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Raymond Knapp
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

An intimate investigation of Mahler's distinctive voice.
Reading Mahler
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Carl Niekerk
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Camden House

Examines literary, philosophical, and cultural influences on Mahler's thought and work from the standpoint of the composer's position in German-Jewish culture.
A Soviet Credo: Shostakovich's Fourth Symphony
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Pauline Fairclough
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Composed in 1935-36 and intended to be his artistic 'credo', Shostakovich's Fourth Symphony was not performed publicly until 1961. Here, Dr Pauline Fairclough tackles head-on one of the most significant and least understood of Shostakovich's major works. She argues that the Fourth Symphony was radically different from its Soviet contemporaries
Rethinking Mahler
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jeremy Barham
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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