...Amadeus Mozart’s one of the most famous and recognized works is Symphony No. 40 in G Minor composed in 1788. For the analysis, its first movement, Molto allegro, has been chosen. It is composed in the Viennese Classical style and is comprised of exposition, development, recapitulation, and coda.
The first theme is performed for two times; its second performance is, in fact, the beginning of the modulation to the second key, which then flows to the bridge theme and stops abruptly. The second theme is played... Listening Guide College: Exposition 0:00 main theme 0:32 bridge theme 0:48 2nd theme 21 cadence theme 56 exposition repeat Main theme in G minor, piano
Bridge theme, modulation, shifts i...