Fugato


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Fugato

 

in music, a passage in fugal style (seePOLYPHONY). The fugato resembles the fugue in its exposition and development of a theme, but it does not lead to a final resolution. Unlike the fugue, the fugato is not an independent form but appears in other forms: in introductory movements, in the statement of a theme, or, most often, in the development section of the sonata form.

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The contract is cooperation in the project "development and implementation of waste-free technological lines for use fugato and biodegradable waste.
Some technically exposed places come out wonderfully--for example we rarely hear the fugato in Meadows as perfectly elaborated as it is here.
Lucia, dopo che Fra" Cristoforo ha fugato un altro suo dubbio relativo alla legittimita del "tornare indietro" rispetto alla "promessa fatta alla Madonna," chiede che il suo voto di verginita venga sciolto dalla Chiesa nel frate rappresentata, a favore dell'altro voto, quello dell'impegno di fidanzamento.
Amysterious and introspective slowmovement led to a vibrant passacaglia and a vivacious fugato which held together excellently.
18) We cannot exclude the possibility that Rudolph's fondness for fugato was one more factor that influenced the very extensive use of counterpoint in the final stage of Beethoven's career as a composer.
Alas, Sher has retained his gratuitous gang-rape pantomine played out on stage during the fugato section of the Overture-Prologue.