Enlightenment Thought in Music

The Enlightenment thought of XVIII century about the reason, criticism, autonomy, progress and education, may be difficult to distinguish in the music of the time, however, we will find it in a new form of composition, in which the structure reflects all theenlightenment intellectuals, criticism iro...

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Main Author: Rojas Zeledón, Ivette
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/humanidades/article/view/13068
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/15000
Summary: The Enlightenment thought of XVIII century about the reason, criticism, autonomy, progress and education, may be difficult to distinguish in the music of the time, however, we will find it in a new form of composition, in which the structure reflects all theenlightenment intellectuals, criticism ironic, and hall meetings. The following article makes clear how the composer Joseph Haydn, use these elements in an innovative form and ahead of his time, experimenting with music and audience reaction.