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Der Erlkönig

Genre: Art song; Form: Through-composed


"Du Ring on meinem Finger" from Frauenliebe und -leben

Genre: Art song; Form: Rondo (ABACA)


"Liebst du um Schönheit"

Genre: Art song; Form: Modified strophic (AA'A''A''')


Symphonie fantastique, Fifth movement, "Dream of the Witches' Sabbath"

Genre: Program symphony


Romeo and Juliet

Genre: Tone poem; Form: Sonata-allegro


"Dance of the Reed Pipes" from the Nutcracker

Genre: Ballet music; Form; Ternary


"Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy" from the Nutcracker

Genre: Ballet music; Form; Ternary


Mazurka in B♭ major, Op. 7, No. 1

Genre: Mazurka; Form: Rondo (ABACA with repeats)


Nocturne in C♯ minor, Op. 27, No. 1

Genre: Nocturne; Form: ABCA; Performer: Arthur Rubinstein


Transcendental Etude No. 8, "Wilde Jagd"

Genre: Etude


La traviata, Act 1, Scene 4

Characters: Alfredo, Violetta; Situation: A party in a Parisian salon; Alfredo professes his love to Violetta, who at first rejects him


La traviata, Act 1, Scene 6

Characters: Alfredo, Violetta; Situation: Violetta at first believes Alfredo to be the passionate love she has long sought, but then rejects this notion, vowing to remain free


Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde

Form: Through-composed; Characters: Tristan, Isolde; Situation: Tristan's castle in Brittany; Isolde cradles Tristan in her arms as she prepares to join him in death


Habanera from Carmen

Form: Strophic; Situation: The gypsy woman Carmen dances before Don Jose, soldiers, and other gypsies


La bohème, Aria, "Che gelida manina"

Characters: The poor poet Rodolfo and the equally impoverished seamstress Mimi; Situation: Mimi has knocked on Rodolfo's door to ask for a candle; he obliges; when she drops her key, the two search for it; Rodolfo by chance touches her hand and, then holding it, seizes the moment to tell her about himself and his hopes; Performer: Placido Domingo


Pictures at an Exhibition, orchestrated by Maurice Ravel

Forms: Ternary, Theme and variations, Binary, Rondo (modified)


Symphony No. 9, "From the New World", Second movement, Largo (Very slow and broad)

Genre: Symphony; Form: ABCA


Violin Concerto in D major, Third movement, Allegro giocoso, ma non tropo vivace (Fast and playful, but not too lively)

Genre: Concerto; Form: Rondo (ABACBA)


Symphony No. 4, Fourth movement, Sehr behaglich (Very pleasing)

Genre: Symphony; From: Strophic variation