Chapter 45. Serialism

D. Analysis process

3. The voice enters with I 0, which takes seven measures to complete. The piano repeats P 0 in measures 4-6; notice that the two parts "share" an F# in measure 5 beat 3, and also share a D in measure 6 beat 2.

The piano part has only accompanied part of the time the voice is presenting I 0. The next 12 pitches in the piano part are all different, and represent another row form. Go to next page for the answer.


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