Mozart: The 'Jupiter' Symphony (Cambridge Music Handbooks)

By: Sisman, Elaine R.

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This guide to Mozart's last and most celebrated symphony explores the historical background and aesthetic contexts of the work as well as the music itself. The early chapters examine the expectations of the symphony in Mozart's Vienna, Mozart's career in 1788 (the year of the three last symphonies), and the changing reception of the "Jupiter" over the subsequent two hundred years. A separate chapter is devoted to each movement of the symphony with musical discussion illuminated by a broad array of topics.

Title: Mozart: The 'Jupiter' Symphony (Cambridge Music Handbooks)

Author Name: Sisman, Elaine R.

Categories: General,

Publisher: Cambridge University Press:

ISBN Number: 0521409241

ISBN Number 13: 9780521409247


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