Bach - Contrapunctus XII from The Art of Fugue for Brass Quintet
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J. S. Bach’s massive work, The Art of Fugue, is a summation of his powers as a composer of contrapuntal music. Each Fugue is a masterpiece in its own right. Contrapunctus XII is a four-voice, mirror Fugue in 3/2 meter—the only Fugue in this meter. It uses the original Art of Fugue theme in the Rectus and then all the voices are turned upside down in the Inversus. This piece is approximately five minutes in length.