ternary form

[English]
A compositional form which consists of three major sections, an A section which states the thematic material, a B section which presents a contrasting theme, and a final A section which restates the opening thematic material. Also, any three part form.

Example

Antonín Leopold Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95, II


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