The prophetic conversation in Beethoven's `Scene by the Brook'

Jander, Owen
September 1993
Musical Quarterly;Fall93, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p508
Academic Journal
Features the passage near the end of Beethoven's `Scene by the Brook'. Realistic songs of the nightingale, quail and cuckoo; Tone painting paired with other musical gestures; Sources of ideas for the Pastoral Symphony; Artist depicted within the landscape he has created; Guide to Beethoven's work from exposition to coda.


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