Prelude and Fugue in E flat major
Opposing three-voice chords move towards one another as a rhetorical
gesture, twice repeated. Additional gestures of other lengths extend the
prelude as it then reprises them to its close.
fugue is accompanied from the outset, marked "trés
sonore." At this tempo and for the length of the subject itself only a
few complete statements comprise the basic fugue structure, tonic to
dominant and back.
pages, circa 3' 45" - 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
E flat major