Symphony No. 40 in G minor - Mozart Mindmap

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  • Symphony No. 40 in G minor - Mozart
    • Structure
      • Sonata form
      • Recapitulation
    • Melody
  • 2 contrasting themes
    • Exposition
      • Structure
        • Sonata form
        • Recapitulation
  • Ideas from exposition are repeated
    • Extended bridge passage
      • Exposition
        • Bridge passage
      • 1st Subject
        • Exposition
          • Bridge passage
        • 4/4 time signature
      • Develops both subjects in many ways
        • Development
        • 1st Subject
          • Recapitulation
          • Very fast tempo
            • 1st Subject
              • 4/4 time signature
          • Bb major (relative major)
            • 2nd Subject
              • Longer note values
          • More lyrical and relaxed mood (Pathétique)
            • 2nd Subject
              • Longer note values
          • Melody
          • 2 main melodic ideas, both introduced in exposition
            • Imitation of sighing created by chromatic descending notes
          • 3 note falling motif in the violins
            • 2 main melodic ideas, both introduced in exposition
              • Imitation of sighing created by chromatic descending notes
          • Harmony/Tonality
            • Symphony No. 40 in G minor - Mozart
              • Diatonic harmony
            • Most key changes are in development section
              • Harmony/Tonality
                • Diatonic harmony
            • Instrumentation
              • Strings lead the melody with occasional switch to woodwind
            • Accompaniment from bass & woodwind
              • Instrumentation
                • Strings lead the melody with occasional switch to woodwind
            • Texture
              • Mainly homophonic
                • Texture

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