Humoresque and Fugue in D major - (2012)
outline of the major seven triad serves as the head motive for the work. A
light-hearted top line is accompanied by moving thirds in contrasting
motion. After a pause to taken in the lowered third, F, the theme exchanges
registers and continues on its merry way.
fugue subject is that head motive stated only once and followed by moving
fifths and then diatonic runs to greet the dominant region. The head motive
in particular is stated in a number of regions, with the subject returning
at one point in F, as the humoresque's dawdling there hinted.
pages, circa 2' 50" - an MP3 demo is here:
is available as a free PDF download, though any major commercial
performance or recording of the work is prohibited without prior arrangement
with the composer. Click on the graphic below for this piano score.
Humoresque and Fugue in D major