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JS Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1, Prelude #1 in C

This is a well-known and much studied piece, partly because it's deceptively simple. 

The rhythm never changes: running eighth notes from start to finish; almost factoring out rhythm as an element.  What remains is harmony. 

Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, 1st movement

This is the familiar opening fanfare:

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