[Smt-talk] Pieces with improvisatory openings

Michael Morse mwmorse at bell.net
Sun Oct 23 11:09:35 PDT 2011

  I'm a bit confused by the terminology here. Are these Beethoven openings best described as "improvisatory"? Or are "rhapsodic" or "fantasia" more fitting? I'm not sure whether "improvisatory" is supposed to be literal or stylistically evocative..
MW Morse
Trent University
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