The title of this piece means "Nightmare" in German. It uses a lot of half steps as well as diminished and half-diminished chords in order to create an eerie mood with a hint of fear.
Helen Hoekman, trumpet
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Cedarville, music, composition
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Galey, Daniel T., "Alptraum" (2015). Student Composition Recitals. 101.