• Art
  • Published 1992

Harmonic and Contrapuntal Techniques in the Late Keyboard Works of Cesar Franck

@inproceedings{Cranford1992HarmonicAC,
  title={Harmonic and Contrapuntal Techniques in the Late Keyboard Works of Cesar Franck},
  author={Dennis R. Cranford},
  year={1992}
}
This study examines the five late keyboard works of Cesar Franck: the Prelude, Chorale, and Fugue and the Prelude. Aria, and Finale for piano, and the three organ chorales. The study focuses on harmonic and contrapuntal techniques and their interrelationships, placing the discussion in the context of an analysis of the whole piece. The primary goal is to identify the salient characteristics of each piece; a secondary goal is to identify common harmonic and contrapuntal aspects of Franck's style… CONTINUE READING