What musical form preceded the sonata-allegro form, and is the sonata-allegro form still being used today?
Sup' Christy, I beleive the form that preceed the sonata-allegro form would be the "minuet and trio" form. Symphonies are where you can find the s-a form. Laters.
Why is sonata-allegro form considered to be dramamtic and rewarding?
The binary form preceded the sonata allegro form.
Sonata-allegro form is still used today in modern music.