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What is an art song ?
Composition for solo and piano.
What is a song cycle ?
Art song grouped in a set
What is symphonic poem ?
Oneoven wet movement orchestral composition based to some extent on literary or pictorial ideas.
What is a concert overture ?
One movement, usually in sonata form ,establishes mood.
What is program music?
Instrumental music associated with a story proem, idea, or scene.
Who wrote "Symphonie Fanatstique?"
what is idee fixe ?
Fixed idea, single melody
What is nationalism?
Romantic composers deliberately created music with a specific national identity.
What is verismo opera?
Dramatic opera supposed to be more realistic. Women always dies
What is leitmotif?
short musical idea associated wit a person, object, or thought in the drama.
Who was Franz Schubert ?
- from Vienna
- father was a school teacher
- he didn't like reaching so he lived a very artistic lifestyle.
- Wrote and published (income)
- Died of syfilis
Who was Robert Schumann ?
- from Germany
- planned to go into law but changed to convert pianist.
Who ruins there hand after using a device to play the piano?
Who founded a music journal?
Who was Clara Schumann?
- Daughter of Roberts teacher
- runs off an marries Robert
- after Robert diEd she went back to become a concert pianist and began to teach
Who is one of the most well known female composers?