I have always been interested in discovering when/how a specific composer was greatly influenced by one or more composers of the past, not onfly in terms of a direct relationship - i.e. a pupil/teacher one, a close friendship, etc. - but also in all those cases where the music of the son seems a...
Low density, single family detached homes in community neighborhoods surrounding a mostly commercial core. Typical cities: Houston, LA, Seattle. Typical transit: automobile
Medium density, low rise condos and townhomes, usually 3-4 stories tall, connected together tracing the streets. Typical...
Here's an idea I had for a future direction, although I'm interested in seeing what everyone thinks themselves! Talk about my idea or your guys' ideas would be awesome. It's as follows:
What would be the outcome... of combining Feldman's unique narrative style and development with the musique...
Sonata form is relatively predictable when it has an exposition: you clearly distinguish the two main themes and you will perfectly understand what is being developed in the development. Furthermore, the recapitulation is also relatively predictable because you have heard the exposition before...
Hello, everyone. I suspect most of you are familiar with this form. Had a couple of questions.
According to this lecture, the general form is:
1. Exposition (repeated)
- First theme
- Second theme
- Closing theme
- First theme
Mahler's Eighth Symphony: The Development of the Chorus Mysticus
Mahler's Eighth has a strong reputation, partially deserved and partially undeserved, for being the outlier in the composer's symphonic oeuvre. It also carries the entirely undeserved reputation of being a gargantuan...