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Flashcards in Reading: Responses to Romanticism Deck (4)
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1

What was the only Romantic genre that Brahms cultivated?

The miniature.

2

What were the two responses to the Romantic era?

1. Brahms and the renewal of Classicism.
2. Mahler and the nostalgia/lament of the death of Classicism.

3

Describe Mahler's music:

- Uneasy.
- Deliberate and self-conscious exaggeration.
- Distorted.

4

What was the progression of development of Mahler's Symphony No. 1?

Started out as a symphonic poem in one movement, grew to a five-movement symphony, and revised into four movements.

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