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I am gonna answer this 8 years old question, cuz I want to make this concept more clear to others and myself, I am learning counterpoint. Battuta means 'beaten', there are ottava battuta (beaten octave) and quinta battuta(beaten fifths). Battuta happens when: In contrary motion If we are not in contrary motion, octaves and fifths are forbidden, the ...


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What I notice isn't really an error, but a picky detail, and if you want to study species counterpoint, I think the point (bad pun) is to be picky about details. At bar 5 you start using the ligature, tied note or dissonant anticipation, and that is really fourth species. If you look at Fux's example of second species, two or three parts, that kind of ...


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