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Offline adodd81802

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A piece in 2 keys?
« on: June 06, 2016, 02:36:51 PM »
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Re: A piece in 2 keys?
«Reply #1 on: June 06, 2016, 05:25:50 PM »






Made a Liszt. Need new Handel's for Soler panel & Alkan foil. Will Faure Stein on the way to pick up Mendels' sohn. Josquin get Wolfgangs Schu with Clara. Gone Chopin, I'll be Bach

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Re: A piece in 2 keys?
«Reply #2 on: June 06, 2016, 05:32:22 PM »
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Re: A piece in 2 keys?
«Reply #3 on: June 06, 2016, 06:20:53 PM »
Ginastera Danza Del Gaucho Matrero :)
Beethoven Op 2/2
Chopin Op 20, maybe op 47/38
Debussy Etude 7
Grieg Op 16
Want to do:
Chopin Concerti 1 and 2
Beethoven Waldstein
Ravel Miroirs

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Re: A piece in 2 keys?
«Reply #4 on: June 07, 2016, 04:18:08 PM »
Number 3 of Prokofiev's Sarcasmes (op. 17) has 3 sharps in the RH and 5 flats in the LH (and later 1 flat/3 sharps).

http://javanese.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/1/1d/IMSLP00439-Prokofiev_-_Sarkasm_Op17.pdf

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Re: A piece in 2 keys?
«Reply #5 on: June 08, 2016, 10:43:20 AM »
I just started learning Darius Milhaud "Corcovado" from Saudades do Brasil. It's bitonal. I find it very interesting how simultaneous dominant to tonic progression in different keys still sound like V-I, in spite of the dissonance. Also interesting to hear how going back to two keys separated by a fifth sounds like a resolution after two keys separated by a minor sixth.

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Re: A piece in 2 keys?
«Reply #6 on: June 08, 2016, 10:57:22 AM »
Szymanowski's String Quartet No.1 has each instrument in a different key.  The polytonal action happens in the third movement, but I'd recommend listing to the entire work. 

Jump to 13:38 for the third movement.

Made a Liszt. Need new Handel's for Soler panel & Alkan foil. Will Faure Stein on the way to pick up Mendels' sohn. Josquin get Wolfgangs Schu with Clara. Gone Chopin, I'll be Bach