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Unformatted text preview: o Height of Baroque polyphony o One of the last to write fugues o Died from eye surgery o Wrote in everything but opera o Complex textures o Last great representative of Baroque period The Baroque Suite o Set of dances in the same key o No specified order o Could vary number and order o Usually ended with a fast jig o Separated by rhythm and meter o Always binary in form o Not every movement is a dance Prelude up to composer as long as the key was the same...
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- Summer '06