[Retros] Question on SPG conventions

Nicolas DUPONT dupont at agat.univ-lille1.fr
Sat May 4 06:12:56 EDT 2002

>| Is there any stylistic convention which would guide the composer in this

>| tiny choice?

>There have been already a few answers. In my case, I think exactly

>opposite N. Dupont; if

>I have two similar choices, each one of equal "beauty" regarding the final

>position and

>the thema, I will prefer the one which introduces more complications for

>the solver, in

>the hope that the problem will be harder to solve.

Even if the extra-complication is completely out of the subject ? I
disagree to such an approch. In my opinion, things have to be concentrated,
as much as possible, to the main point.


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