TITLE

The hidden program in Mahler's Fifth Symphony

AUTHOR(S)
Barry, Barbara R.
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Spring93, Vol. 77 Issue 1, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the `hidden program' behind Gustave Mahler's rescoring Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. Factors in his compositional style; Preoccupation with mortality; Rehearsal techniques; Gustav Klint; Chain of connections between Mahler and Beethoven; Background modeling; Heroic concept and specific features; `Klopfton'; Melodic and rhythmic identity; Transformed character; Compositional model as `inner program'; Ideological choices.
ACCESSION #
9306095876

 

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