The Scherzo

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Date
1956
Summary
In this program, Temianka explains the meaning and origin of the word, “scherzo,” which refers to a sprightly, humorous instrumental composition or movement commonly used in quick triple measure. Illustrative compositions are selected for Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Dvorak and Schumann.
Contributors
Department of Cinema, University of Southern California; School of Music, University of Southern California; Henri Temianka; Gustave Rosseels; Charles Foidart; Lucien Laporte; William Corbett Jones; Edward Freed; David W. Johnson; Ralph A. Woolsey; Daniel H. Wiegand; Herbert E. Farmer; Melvin Sloan
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Music
Subject
Music ; Musical form ; Scherzos.
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Other Identifiers
Other: GR00426941; MDPI Barcode: 40000003373448

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