Prelude and Fugue in F sharp minor
a arch of accompanying chords, arpeggios which answer the bass line, a
long-lined melody sings. A bridge breaks away from the deepest register of
the piano for a moment before the gravitas of the theme returns.
fugue subject rest on the natural minor, beginning on the lower seventh to
the tonic. In contrast to the prelude, the fugue features delicately the
upper register of the piano, with successive voices dropping down to a final
reference to the prelude.
pages, circa 5' 20" - 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
F sharp minor