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Synonyms for Mozartian

of or relating to or in the manner of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


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As Schlesinger's biographer points out, the placement of the Mozartian trio of voices against both relationships in the film has the effect of equalizing, through music, homosexual and heterosexual experience (Mann 363-364).
The London Guardian's Judith Mackrell noted that Ishihara "dances Divertimento with a Mozartian sweetness of detail.
In the third movement, one heard--ever so briefly--Philip Glass precursors; in the fourth movement, a Mozartian hymn; in the fifth, the 20th century was well under way, as Polonsky's piano pounded out the martial sounds of industrialization and Jackiw's violin lay into a thick-timbred melody, interrupted by lingering Debussyian brushstrokes.
The heroic but relentlessly victimised stubbornness of her unnamed heroine in 'Blood' is as sublime as a fairytale heroine, and is certainly not presented as masochistic; but her barbarous imprisonment in bodily self-scrutiny, even as she seeks to escape into the Mozartian Enlightenment of musical ideas, brings her to a point of inertia, before a storm of martyrdom, a dreaded public exposure of the inside and outside of her body.
The Mozartian theme of the concert was emphasised by the fact that the second half opened with that composer's own Don Giovanni Overture, a piece which showed that Mozart could capture emotional turmoil just as effectively as any of his romantic successors.
Although labeled the second concerto it actually is Beethoven's first and most Mozartian effort, with chunks delivered by the orchestra followed by separate piano segments.
In The Parallax View, Zizek links irony and ironic reversal to the dialectic, to the movement of negating negation and the revalorization of appearance that emerges from it, asking, "Is not irony, then, the ultimate form of the critique of ideology today--irony in the precise Mozartian sense of taking statements more seriously than the subjects who utter them themselves?
This shape slightly resembled a musical note and perhaps was meant to suggest a Mozartian score.
There we find situated a law student, also studying philosophy, literature, and aesthetics, who went on to become a developmental psychologist--Lev Vygotsky (1896-1934), described by a contemporary as possessing "an aura of almost Mozartian giftedness" (Kozulin, xi).
Each movement included a cadenza composed by the oboist, each fitting perfectly into the Mozartian fabric.
The Mozartian Historian (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1976).
Casting Eros as a statue coming to life in scene 6 also has Mozartian resonances.
Feminist musicology apparently activates displaced Mozartian castration anxiety
Perhaps inspired by Lorenzo's fines about the "sweet power of music," the return of light-hearted Mozartian music signaled that the unpleasantness of the trial scene was over, and audience members could now relax and enjoy the comedy.