The Symphony: A Listener's Guide

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THE SYMPHONY
A Listener's Guide

MICHAEL STEINBERG

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
New York Oxford

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Introduction vii
  • Contents xiii
  • Ludwig Van Beethoven 3
  • Hector Berlioz 59
  • Johannes Brahms 67
  • Anton Bruckner 92
  • Aaron Copland 128
  • Antonín Dvořák 134
  • Edward Elgar 155
  • Henryk Górecki 169
  • Howard Hanson 178
  • John Harbison 183
  • Karl Amadeus Hartmann 188
  • Joseph Haydn 196
  • Paul Hindemith 248
  • Arthur Honegger 256
  • Charles Ives 266
  • Gustav Mahler 274
  • Bohuslav Martinů 364
  • Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy 376
  • Wolfgang Amadè Mozart 385
  • Carl Nielsen 404
  • Walter Piston 418
  • Sergei Prokofiev 426
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff 443
  • Franz Schmildt 455
  • Arnold Schoenberg 463
  • Franz Schubert 470
  • William Schuman 493
  • Robert Schumann 503
  • Roger Sessions 524
  • Dmitri Shostakovich 533
  • Jean Sibelius 574
  • Igor Stravinsky 611
  • Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 624
  • Michael Tippett 642
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams 654
  • William Walton 673
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