Articles by tag "Musical narrativity"

“The Hand that Writes”: The Scriptorial Unfinishedness of the First Movement of Mahler’s Tenth

Since Theodor W. Adorno’s essay “Roman” (“Novel”), in his book Mahler: Eine Musikalische Physiognomik (Mahler: A Musical Physiognomy), it has become commonplace for scholars to study the narrativity of Gustav Mahler’s music. However, insufficient attention has been given to the analysis of narrativity within the compositional process, in light of...
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