intervening episode

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Within its organic structure, the recurring brass and timp climaxes thunder with such remorseless fury that the music begins to feel incoherent, and intervening episodes are either restless, desolate or threatening, providing no respite from the anger.
Substantial, lucid and witty, its first, rhythmically-elegant movement built a homogenous texture from exchanged motifs, while the slow second reversed the process, sustained chords disintegrating into imaginatively-varied intervening episodes, driven by an oompah baritone line.