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  • Beethoven's Ninth Symphony
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    I attended Beethoven's Ninth Symphony on October 14, at the Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth. The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Miguel Harth-Bed oya and Southwestern Seminary Oratorio Chorus, directed by C. David Keith, performed it. Ludwig Van Beethoven composed the work. He composed it between 1811-1824. Beethoven composed the work in D minor, Op. 125 ("Choral"). His Ninth Symphony was his last symphony to compose. It was preceded by eight other symphonies. I was attracted to ...
  • Third And Final Movement Tchaikovsky
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    TABLE OF CONTENTS CHAPTER 1 BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION 1 CHAPTER 2 SYMPHONY IN F MINOR: PERSONAL LISTENING 4 CHAPTER 3 SYMPHONY IN F MINOR: GENERAL INFO AND DISCUSSION 6 FIRST MOVEMENT 6 SECOND MOVEMENT 7 THIRD MOVEMENT 8 FOURTH MOVEMENT 8 OVERALL EFFECT 9 Works Cited 11 CHAPTER BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was born in Votkinsk, the Via tka District in Russia on May 7, 1840 to a Russian miner and a mother of French origin. During his early life, Tchaikovsky did receive some mu...
  • Breaks Into Music From The First Movement
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    Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony Number Five Ralph Vaughan Williams, descended from the famous Wedgwood and Darwin families, was born at Down Amp ney, Gloucestershire in 1872. In 1890 he entered the Royal College of Music, and in 1892 he entered Trinity College, Cambridge. One of the greatest of the British composers, a prolific writer of music, folksong collector, and champion of British cultural heritage, he died aged 85 in 1958. His ashes are interred in Westminster Abbey alongside the nation...
  • First Theme
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    Review on Brahms's Third Symphony Symphony No. 3, Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) Op. 90, F Major Allegro con brioAndantePoco allegrettoallegroBrahms was at the zenith of his powers when he wrote the third Symphony. He finished it during the summer of 1883, in Wiesbaden, whence in early May, soon after his fiftieth birthday. We can picture Brahms that summer, in the very prime of his life, his great intellectual and emotional powers fully developed and his mastery widely acknowledged, walking much a...
  • Theme For Solo Piano
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    Concert Report I attended the Pacific Symphony Orchestra's classical concert series "Beethoven's Fifth", conducted by Carl St. Clair, the internationally renowned American conductor, on Thursday, January 31, 2001 in the Seger strom Hall (Orange County Performing Arts Center). The first half of the concert was introduced by a short and lively movement Rondo in D major of Mozart, and continued with Bernstein's Symphony No. 2. The second half of the concert was devoted to the four-movement work, Be...
  • Luciano Berio The Second Movement
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    "We always experiment with language. Language itself is a ground of experimentation. Every time we talk, we search, we experiment this miraculous connection between sound and meaning. In music, of course this is very fundamental. Sound of voice and clarinet become a meaningful event because they are a part of a vision, of a structure, of a musical thought". Luciano Berio Berio's initial intention for the title "Sinfonia" wasn't analogical with the classical symphony. It was intended purely etymo...
  • Final Movement
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    My first classical experience was exceedingly enjoyable. It consisted of 2 symphonies Mozart, Mahler and an overture by Gioachino Rossini. It started with the overture La Gaza Laura. The opening was exciting with a fantastic two-drum roll with elasticity and a tight harmonic sound. Then it sounded like woodwinds that quietly bubble along with the orchestra I could feel the emotion inside me start to build. Then a passage of repeated rhythmic figures gradually grew louder and louder, as more and ...

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