The Music Theory of Concluding Pieces

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last posted April 2, 2021, 2:18 p.m.

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Essentially, I think there are pieces of music that, in addition to whatever other emotions they may convey (triumphant, pensive, etc.) also have an additional, separate quality of "conclusion". And I'm wondering what, if any specific musical constructs lie behind that quality.

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