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Chapter 14: 6/4 Chord Techniques

Several examples contain multiple types of 6/4 chords
Also see Chapter 7 for examples of V 6/4

Neighbor 6/4

64a .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, Variations on a Theme by Haydn, op. 56a, mm. 1-10
64b .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, "Wandrers Nachtlied", D. 768, mm. 1-5
64c   .pdf   Gruber, Silent Night (arr. T. Cutler) (no recording)
64d .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 7 in c minor, op. 30 no. 2, mvt. 3, mm. 1-10
64e .swf .pdf .mp4 Haydn, String Quartet in F Major, op. 3 no. 5, mvt. 2, mm. 1-6
64f .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, Twelve Variations on "Ah, vous dirai-je Maman", K. 265, mm. 1-24
64g .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Piano Sonata in f minor, op. 2 no. 1, mvt. 2, mm. 1-8
64h .swf .pdf .mp4 Mendelssohn, Song Without Words in E Major, op. 38 no. 3, mm. 7-10
64i .swf .pdf .mp4 Chopin, Etude in G-flat Major, op. 10 no. 5, mm. 1-10
64j .swf .pdf .mp4 Chopin, Polonaise in g minor, mm. 1-4 (age 7)
64k .swf .pdf .mp4 Schumann, Album for the Young, op. 68 no. 8, "Wilder Reiter", mm. 1-8
64l .swf .pdf .mp4 Chopin, Etude in a minor, op. 10 no. 2, mm. 1-6
64m .swf .pdf .mp4 Saint-Saëns, Piano Concerto no. 2 in g minor, op. 22, mvt. 1, m. 1
64n .swf .pdf .mp4 Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in e minor, op. 64, mvt. 1, mm. 1-14
64o .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, Symphony no. 8 in b minor, D. 759, mvt. 1, mm. 352-364
64p .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, The Magic Flute, K. 620, Act II, "Queen of the Night Aria", mm. 68-77
64q .swf .pdf .mp4 Prokoviev, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C Major, op. 26, mvt. 2, mm. 13-20
64r .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, Schwanengesang no. 4, "Stänchen", mm. 28-36
64s .swf .pdf .mp4 Liszt, Transcendental Etude no. 4, mm. 197-202
64t .swf .pdf .mp4 Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 2 in d minor, op. 44, mvt. 1, mm. 177-183
64u .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in e minor, op. 98, mvt. 1, mm. 436-440
64v .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, Clarinet Sonata no. 2 in E-flat Major, op. 120 no. 2, mvt. 2, mm. 206-223
64w .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, Impromptu in E-flat Major, D. 899 no. 2, mm. 275-283
64x .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, "Wandrers Nachtlied", D. 224, mm. 7-11
64y .swf .pdf .mp4 Corelli, Concerto Grosso in F Major, op. 6 no. 2, mvt. 3, mm. 1-3
64z .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Bagatelle, op. 126 no. 1, mm. 1-8
64a1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mendelssohn, Song Without Words in F Major, op. 53 no. 4, mm. 1-3
64b1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 1 in D Major, op. 12 no. 1, mvt. 2, mm. 1-4

Passing 6/4

64c1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, Piano Sonata in D major, K. 311, mvt. 2, mm. 1-8
64d1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, Schwanengesang no. 9, "Ihr Bild", mm. 9-14
64e1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, Ballade, op. 10 no. 4, mm. 89-95
64f1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition, "The Heroic Gate", mm. 1-11
64g1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Piano Sonata in c minor, op. 13, mvt. 1, mm. 1-6
64h1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Piano Sonata in A-flat Major, op. 110, mvt. 4, mm. 125-129
64i1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Piano Sonata in c-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2, mvt. 1, mm. 23-28
64j1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, "An eine Äolsharfe", op. 19 no. 5, mm. 74-79
64k1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Chopin, Prelude in E Major, op. 28 no. 9, mm. 5-8
64l1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 2 in A Major, op. 12 no. 2, mvt. 2, mm. 5-16
64m1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, Piano Sonata in C Major, K. 330, mvt. 3, mm. 1-16
64n1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A Major, K. 219, mvt. 3, mm. 1-4
64o1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Piano Sonata in c-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2, mvt. 1, mm. 1-5
64p1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Haydn, Piano Sonata in C Major, Hob. XVI: 35, mvt. 1, mm. 1-20

 

Accented 6/4 (other than V6/4)

64q1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, Piano Sonata in C Major, K. 330, mvt. 2, mm. 1-4
64r1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, Piano Sonata in a minor, K. 310, mvt. 2, mm. 1-8
64s1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, Piano Sonata in F Major, K. 280, mvt. 2, mm. 1-8
64t1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mozart, Symphony no. 41 in C Major, K. 551, mvt. 1, mm. 1-8
64u1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, Piano Sonata in C Major, D. 840, mvt. 1, mm. 1-12
64v1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Bach, St. Matthew Passion, BWV 224, Chorale "Befiehl du deine Wege", mm. 1-6
64w1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, "Der Frühling", op. 6 no. 2, mm. 41-52
64x1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, German Requiem, op. 45, mvt. 1, mm. 59-65
64y1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B-flat Major, op. 83, mvt. 1, mm. 92-100
64z1 .swf .pdf .mp4 Saint-Saëns, Piano Concerto no. 2 in g minor, op. 22, mvt. 1, mm. 10-13
64a2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Chopin, Mazurka in a minor, op. 7 no. 2, mm. 1-16
64b2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, Moment Musicale, D. 780 no. 6, mm. 1-8

 

 

Other 6/4 chords (arpeggiated, consonant, oscillating, delayed resolution, etc.)

64c2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Schumann, Album for the Young, op. 68 no. 8, "Wilder Reiter", mm. 9-18
64d2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E-flat Major, op. 55, mvt. 1, mm. 1-8
64e2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, String Quartet in F Major, op. 59 no. 1, mvt. 1, mm. 1-8
64f2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, String Quartet in G Major, op. 18 no. 2, mvt. 2, mm. 1-3
64g2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Diabelli Variations, op. 120, Variation no. 1, mm. 1-4
64h2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Corelli, Concerto Grosso in g minor, op. 6 no. 8, mvt. 3, mm. 29-33
64i2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Chopin, Prelude in C major, op. 28 no. 1, mm. 9-20
64j2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A Major, op. 92, mvt. 2, mm. 1-10
64k2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A Major, op. 92, mvt. 2, mm. 271-278
64l2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Brahms, Violin Sonata no. 1 in G Major, op. 78, mvt. 2, mm. 1-5
64m2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Schubert, Piano Sonata in D Major, D. 850, mvt. 4, mm. 1-10
64n2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D Major, mvt. 3, mm. 1-10
64o2 .swf .pdf .mp4 Chopin, Piano Sonata no. 2 in b-flat minor, op. 35, mvt. 3, mm. 1-8.

 

 

 

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