Motive 'Allegro risoluto'

published in Book 6 'Staccato' of the Klavierübung, second edition, 1925

The piece entitled Motive (the plural of the German word for what, in the singular form, reads ‘motif’ in English; thus ‘Motifs’), is a study in double notes focusing mostly on alternating thirds, seconds and octaves.

from notes by Marc-André Roberge © 2013

La pièce intitulée Motive («Motifs» en français) est une étude en doubles notes qui met l’accent sur les tierces, secondes et octaves alternées.

extrait des notes rédigées par Marc-André Roberge © 2013

Das Stück mit dem Titel Motive ist eine Intervall-Etüde, in der vorwiegend Terzen, Sekunden und Oktaven miteinander abgewechselt werden.

aus dem Begleittext von Marc-André Roberge © 2013
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel


Busoni: Late Piano Music
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Track 8 on CDA67951/3 CD3 [1'34] 3CDs Best of 2014

Track-specific metadata for CDA67951/3 disc 3 track 8

Recording date
24 August 2012
Recording venue
Henry Wood Hall, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Andrew Keener
Recording engineer
Simon Eadon
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  1. Busoni: Late Piano Music (CDA67951/3)
    Disc 3 Track 8
    Release date: November 2013
    3CDs Best of 2014