The Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut is one of the most powerful symphonic pages in the repertoire. Conducting-wise the trickiest aspect is the art of rubato.
Beethoven’s Egmont Overture remains one of his most popular works. Taking after the Dutch hero depicted in Goethe’s play, Beethoven gives us another musical portray of his political views
Ominous, sparkling, surprising, and most of all ahead of its own time. Find all of this out through this analysis of this Mozart’s masterpiece
The analysis of the 3rd and 4th movements of Schubert’s charming symphony n.5
The lighthearted and harmonically subtle 5th symphony of Franz Schubert: its first and second movements are the subject of this post.
The last article on Das Lied von der Erde, covering the final two movements of this magnificent Mahler’s Symphony
The journey into Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde continues with the analysis of the 3rd and 4th movements
The analysis of the 1st and 2nd movements of one of the pinnacles of symphony writing: Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde.
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