Mozart: Rondo in F Major, KV 15hh

The form of this piece is ABACA, a simple rondo. A rondo is a piece in which the main theme returns multiple times in the tonic key. The piece feels like a brisk minuet, with the section in F minor serving as the Trio. Use a true portato touch in the first four measures, contrasting with a smooth legato for the next four measures. This contrast of articulation occurs constantly in this piece. Notice also the incredibly sophisticated harmonies Mozart uses in the F minor section, and how it is a stark contrast to the generally jovial spirit of the rest of the piece.

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