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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Symphony 40 in G minor KV 550 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AQVsvDt-KPA This symphony is composed by the well known music composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in 1788. It is a classical and first movement (Molto allegro) symphony. In this symphony percussions, brass and keyboards are not used. Only strings and woodwind instruments are used to compose this symphony.
This symphony is mainly dominated by String instruments. It is a tensed music. The arrangement of this symphony is slow tempo, fast tempo, slow tempo, fast tempo.

Instruments Used In This Symphony 1. Violin 2. Oboe 3. Flute 4. Double Bass 5. Cello 6. Bassoon 7. Clarinet

My Personal Opinion Regarding This Symphony
I personally found this symphony to be relaxing and tensed at the same time as it follows both genres gradually. We can experience soft temp as well as in high tempo, which really catches the attention of the one who is listening to it. This symphony has the capability to change one’s mood. As it is very well composed and the way the musicians have synchronised the instrument sounds, it really makes a good composition, as a listener, I really got involved in the music as it relaxed me. But if I would have been tensed, it would have made me more tensed.
I really like the way the Maestro/Conductor was making them play the symphony, as he knew what to do and how to make them follow the rhythm and tone. As the tone in this symphony was really important, the coordination between them was really impressive and as involvement is quite visible among all the musicians. Hence they really remade the music as it was originally composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, it is a type of symphony that can also be used in the place of many BGM’s for movies, and has been used as well.
According to my observation this symphony can be added on situations…...

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