Fantasia Contrappuntistica (Homage to Bach), opus 24

For solo pianoforte. 

Maestoso ed un poco liberamente
Toccata: Allegro molto e ritmico
Chorale: Lento sostenuto
Fuga 1: Allegretto con moto
Fuga2: Presto e gaio-Primo tempo

Composed in 1955, won the Feruccio Busoni prize in 1956, when it was premiered by a very young Maurizio Pollini.  This work received its first performance in Britain at a Reid Chamber Concert given by Kenneth Leighton on 8 November 1956.

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