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The First Four Notes: Beethoven's Fifth and the Human Imagination (edition 2014)

by Matthew Guerrieri (Author)

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"Music critic Matthew Guerrieri reaches back before Beethoven's time to examine what might have influenced him in writing his Fifth Symphony, and forward into our own time to describe the ways in which the Fifth has, in turn, asserted its influence."--
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Title:The First Four Notes: Beethoven's Fifth and the Human Imagination
Authors:Matthew Guerrieri (Author)
Info:Vintage (2014), Edition: Reprint, 384 pages
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Fascinating look at all of the different ways those famous first four notes of Beethoven's 5th have been used. It's amazing how much meaning has been packed into those notes over the years. ( )
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