Prelude and Fugue in A major - (2012)
division of the eight quarters is 3/3/2, such that each measure ends in a
light punctuation with a marcato marked to point this up. The simple
harmonic structure is a set of triads rising by thirds over the same A major
triad beneath rising by octaves, with a logical downward motion thereafter.
A short bridge and truncated return bring the prelude swiftly to its end.
fugue begins with the same 3/3/2 division of the eight quarters, duplets in
answer for each phrase in the subject. Tonic is answered by the dominant in
the normal fashion.
pages, circa 3' 00" - 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.
Prelude and Fugue in A major