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Author Webster, James, 1942-

Title Haydn's "Farewell" symphony and the idea of classical style : through-composition and cyclic integration in his instrumental music / James Webster
Published Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 402 pages) : music
Series Cambridge studies in music theory and analysis ; 1
Cambridge studies in music theory and analysis ; 1
Contents Introduction -- pt. I. The Farewell Symphony. The construction of the whole -- Instability -- Resolution -- The program -- pt. II. Cyclic organization in Haydn's instrumental music. Progressive form and the rhetoric of instability -- Integration of the cycle -- Extramusical associations -- Individual compositions -- Historiographical conclusion: Haydn's maturity and "Classical style."
Analysis Austria
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-389) and index
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Subject Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809. Instrumental music.
Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809. Symphonies, H. I, 45, F♯ minor.
Classicism in music.
Cyclic form (Music)
Instrumental music -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Symphony -- 18th century.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0511552432 (electronic bk.)
9780511552434 (electronic bk.)