Cyclical Form

Cyclical Form

 

a musical form comprising several more or less independent parts that express, in their entirety, a unified artistic concept. The most common instrumental cyclical forms are the suite and the sonata (seeSYMPHONY and SONATA). Cyclical forms in music for voice include the cantata and the oratorio.

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The architecture is characterised by an exposition of cyclical form, while the sonic texture and instrumental colours are marked by a number of striking deviations from the traditional orchestration of a symphonic score.
Kabelac always respected the basic parameters of the symphony genre as petrified by tradition: primarily, that it is an instrumental form conceived of in ensembles, then its cyclical form, gravity and high universality of content including a fundamental inclination to a dramatic treatment of the subject, and finally, monumental ambitions of all the crucial parameters: form, sound distribution in space, expression and content.
Franck's use of cyclical form, so familiar from his D Minor Symphony, helped to unify the various movements of the piece.
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191) of the cyclical form as an ideal resolution of the opposed views of the world, both ordered and random, a dual perspective that is implied by discontinuities, 'oscillation' and 'fractures', between 'poetic construction' and 'prosaic deconstruction' (p.
But neither is there any trace of the larger-scale Ottoman cyclical form, the fasil, the existence, let alone the nature of which, could not be inferred merely from the frequent inclusion of the word (with the general meaning `section') in the heading for each mode block.
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with cyclical forms, the dominant temporality in the stylistic texture.
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