Double fugue


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(Mus.) a fugue on two subjects.

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The final anthem and gigantic double fugue were fulsomely splendid from the whole company without any loss of nimbleness or precision.
The key shifts from minor to major and transitions into a complex double fugue with the words "the righteous souls are in the hand of God and no torment shall touch them.
And Beethoven's Grosse Fuge is a massive double fugue which tests both listeners and musician to the limit.