LIEDER OHNE WORTE                    audioscoreexemplary      exhibits Phases A and B activity

The Lied ohne Worte that I performed at the beginning of my working session with Rudolf Lutz on April 19th, 2016 displays the many developments I made up until that time in my abilities to extemporize music without a score. In my opinion, the lied comes across as intact, coherent, harmonically convincing, and well structured:

About an hour and a half later, I played another Song without Words with the intention of trying to repeat the first one. The second somehow lacks the urgency that one hears in the first recording, and the transcription below discloses how the music unfolds differently:

a notated transcription of the music (made after the performance):