The first part of it—an allegro in two-four time in A minor—was ringing in his head.
It may be observed that the movements in two-four measure have much of the spirit of Haydn's Allegros.
The second movement, Andantino con brio, in two-four measure is as bright and sparkling as the corresponding movement in No. 3.
The slow movement immediately ensues, Adagio Cantabile, D major, two-four rhythm.
Allegretto energicamente, two-four, a merry, quick-step movement of two eight-bar periods.
In the engine-room two 6-cylinder combustion motors kept hammering away in a maddening two-four time.
Walking goes in two-four time, but riding either on horse or in an automobile makes a rhythm like a waltz.
The time is generally common or two-four, but in one of the examples given below the time is three-eight.