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NOTE: all of this music is pitched at the advanced level and is a supplement to the 6 Pieces. Much of it is of dense texture but not fiendishly difficult to learn.

FIVE PRELUDES & FUGUES Cover Page

Cover page for the 5 Preludes & Fugues.

FIVE PRELUDES & FUGUES Contents Page

A listing of the 5 Preludes & Fugues by title and Opus number.

FIVE PRELUDES AND FUGUES Suggestions for Performance

Helpful information about the 5 Preludes & Fugues and how to perform them.

Prelude and Fugue in e minor Op. 24 -- See blog/archive [Getting Started With Writing, Part XXX]

This big work dedicated to my friend Jack Jenkins is a 4 voice fugue with 2 countersubjects preceded by a prelude in 3 thirds which uses both countersubjects as themes [102 measures]. Advanced.

Prelude and Fugue in a minor Op. 25 -- See blog/archive [Getting Started With Writing, Part XXXI]

This big work dedicated to my friend Marlin Mackley is a 4 voice fugue with 2 countersubjects paired with a 6 part prelude whose theme is a free voice hidden in the fugue [142 measures]. Advanced.

Prelude and Fugue in b minor Op. 26 -- See blog/archive [Getting Started With Writing, Part XXXII]

This big work dedicated to my friend Reverend James Fiete is a 4 voice fugue with 2 countersubjects paired with a 6 part prelude using its 1st countersubject for a theme [148 measures]. Advanced.

Prelude and Fugue in F Major Op. 27 -- See blog/archive [Getting Started With Writing, Part XXXIII]

This big work dedicated to my friend Reverend Roy Gilkey is a 4 voice fugue with 2 countersubjects paired with a 6 part prelude using its 2nd countersubject for a theme [157 measures]. Advanced.

Prelude and Fugue in D Major Op. 28 -- See blog/archive [Getting Started With Writing, Part XXXV]

This work dedicated to the memory of Johann Sebastian Bach is a 4 voice fugue with 3 countersubjects paired with a 6 part prelude using its 3rd countersubject for a theme [148 measures]. Advanced.