What is a Fugue?

April 25, 2018

 

 

Published on Feb 18, 2016

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“Toccata in D minor ‘Dorian’” by Johann Sebastian Bach A commentary on this week’s music by Dr. James T. Gerber, Music Associate Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) is one of the great musical geniuses of all time and among most influential composers of western music history. His music represents the pinnacle of the high-baroque style. […]

via 2016-10-09 Notes from the Bench — All Saints’ Episcopal Church – Friends of Music

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What is a Fugue?

August 24, 2015

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Johann Sebastian Bach – Academy Of St Martin In The Fields, Sir Neville Marriner – The Art Of Fugue (Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080)

00:00 – Contrapunctus 1
03:12 – Contrapunctus 2
06:34 – Contrapunctus 3
10:27 – Contrapunctus 4
14:04 – Canon alla Ottava
16:37 – Contrapunctus 5
20:16 – Contrapunctus 6, a4, im Stile francese
24:35 – Canon alla Decima, Contrapuncto alla Terza
29:08 – Contrapunctus 7, a4 per Augmentationem et Diminutionem
39:20 – Contrapunctus 8, a3
41:19 – Canon alla Duodecima in Contrapuncto alla Quinta
32:35 – Contrapunctus 9, a4, alla Duodecima
44:17 – Contrapunctus 10, a4, alla Decima
48:29 – Canon per Augmentationem in contrario motu
54:14 – Contrapunctus 11, a4
59:25 – Contrapunctus 13, a3 (rectus)
01:01:44 – Contrapunctus 12, a4 (rectus)
01:04:15 – Fuga a 2 Clav.
01:06:31 – Contrapunctus 13, a3 (inversus)
01:08:51 – Contrapunctus 12, a4 (inversus)
01:11:15 – Alio modo Fuga a 2 Clav.
01:13:28 – Fuga a 3 Soggetti (unfinished)

http://www.amazon.com/Bach-The-Fugue-…
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Art_…

NOTE: The Toccata is mostly homophonic  –  Fugue is Polyphonic.

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