From Beethoven to Shostakovich: the psychology of the composing process

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Philosophical Library, Jan 1, 1947 - Music - 472 pages
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Contents

The Magic in Music _
3
Artistic Fancy
23
Classical and Romantic Fantasy
35
The Erotic Forces of Fantasy
52
The Subconscious _
77
Forms and Figures in the Subconscious
118
Childhood Memories
155
External and Internal Experiences
177
The Work of Musical Fantasy
243
Organizing the Musical Fantasy
245
Productive Moods
273
Musical Conception
308
The Beginning of Critical Work The Sketches
329
The Composition Process
377
The Path of Musical Imag inationThe Musical Work of Art
448
Index
462

The Origin of Beethovens Ninth Symphony _ _
221
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