Listening Tips: Romanticism
We continue our series on listening tips by examining the era and style of Beethoven, Brahms, Mahler, Wagner, and so many other great composers - Romanticism! We're joined by Hannah to discuss our five points of advice for listening to this highly passionate and emotional music, and hear some great music along the way!
Tip 1: Hearing Romantic works through the lens of the composer (8:17)
Tip 2: Distinguishing between absolute and programmatic music (15:33)
Tip 3: Listening for extremes! (26:07)
Tip 4: Noticing fluctuations in tempo (37:31)
Tip 5: Hearing differences in timbre/orchestration (46:05)