On a Canzone of Granados
Enrique Granados' Piano Trio, opus 50 and written in 1895, contains a
"canzone" in the first movement, as he titles it in the score. The theme is
in alternating meters, a 2/4 marked meno and a 3/8 marked pił,
the effect as often played of two quarters and an eighth note triplet within
The opening two-finger glissando spans the C minor tonality, with a short
bridge before the theme at the pickup to the double bar.
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