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The desire for increased expressiveness in nineteenth-century music is communicated by the composer to the performer through new descriptive terms.
Which of the following women organized concerts featuring music by her brother?
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel.
Which of the following does NOT describe Schumann's A Poet's Love?
It tells a detailed story of a lost love.
How does Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel's The Year reach a level of achievement beyond her brother Felix?
It is a large-scale work unified by musical and extra-musical links.
Who was the first internationally acclaimed American composer of classical music?
Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Nationalistic composers expressed their nationalism by:
employing native songs and dances in their works.
Brahms is often described as a(n) ____________, because of his use of forms of the Classical masters.
Which of the following does NOT characterize the Libera me: Dies irae section of Verdi's Requiem?
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