Ode to the ninth: the poetic and musical tradition behind the finale of Beethoven's choral symphony

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This study examines the finale of Beethoven's choral symphony and focuses on its inspirations and aims to invoke critical theories involving genre, namely genre's "horizon of expectation", and lead to an enriched perspective that points toward a number of compelling aspects of the Choral Finale overlooked by previous commentators.

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Parsons, James May 1992.

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This study examines the finale of Beethoven's choral symphony and focuses on its inspirations and aims to invoke critical theories involving genre, namely genre's "horizon of expectation", and lead to an enriched perspective that points toward a number of compelling aspects of the Choral Finale overlooked by previous commentators.

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Parsons, James. Ode to the ninth: the poetic and musical tradition behind the finale of Beethoven's choral symphony, thesis or dissertation, May 1992; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc935728/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .