Swingtime and Fugue in C major
prelude features parallel triads in generally simple diatonic motion as the
opening gambit, and then in first inversion as accompaniment to a small
melodic fragment. "Black note against white note" coloration provides a foil
for the "lower neighbor" gestures in the tonic major.
fugue subject is accompanied from the beginning, and moves between tonic and
dominant with episodic material drawn from the prelude as well as a quick
dawdling on the subdominant.
score is 5 pages, with an approximate performance time of 3' 30."
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.
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