The orchestra as medium of realization: Thoughts on the finale of Brahms' First Symphony, on the

Gulke, Peter; Zedlacher, Irene
June 1996
Musical Quarterly;Summer96, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p269
Academic Journal
Examines the contribution of the orchestra to compositional inventions in the context of Johannes Brahm's First Symphony, versions of Anton Bruckner's Sixth Symphony and Part One of Gustav Mahler's Fifth Symphony. Reliance of Brahm's First Symphony to natural elasticity in perception and recognition; Relationship between compositional invention and medium.


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