Anti-Modernism Modernism
Composers: Sibelius (Finland), Elgar (England), Host (England), Vaughan Williams (England)
Sibelius and Finnish
Simelius composes based on Finnish myths and gov.
Folk mythology
Sibelius writes based on Finnish myths and folk songs to please the finnish people
Ex: “Four legends from the Kalevala”
Sibelius, “Four Legends from the Kalevala,” op. 22
Heroic battles
symphonic poem
Vaughan Williams, Tallis Fantasia (1910)
Hymn by 16th c English composer Thomas Tallis
Phrygian mode
Listen for contrasts of texture and register