Robert De Visee Prelude in D minor

De Visée Prelude Workbook

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Here is a rendition of the piece in full.

This prelude contains a wonderfully compact world of voices, imitation, sequences and intricate phrasing. I hope you will join me in discovering all of the fascinating aspects of this small prelude. Apart from the pedagogical use, it is also a stunning little piece of repertoire that will serve you for a long time to come.

Play along tracks for the voicing exercise

On page two of the repertoire workbook I have exploded the three voices of the prelude onto three different staves. So that you can play one voice at a time and hear the others at the same time I have recorded the other voices here to practice with. It’s like we get to play a little duet!

You play the bass:

You play the melody: