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Eingang (Ger.: ‘entrance’)locked

  • April Nash Greenan


A short improvisatory passage that leads into a statement of thematic material. While Eingänge have been used by composers from J.S. Bach to Shostakovich, they are most frequently found in the works of Classical composers. Theorists such as Quantz (1752), J.A. Hiller (...

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Mitteilungen der Internationalen Stiftung Mozarteum
Mozart-Jahrbuch [Salzburg, 1950-]
Early Music