The passacaille in G minor is truly remarkable on account of Couperin’s treatment of thematic material and use of tonality which fluctuates between the tonic. Passacaille in C Major (M27, Oiseau Lyre edition) by Louis Couperin. Harpsichord by Peter Smalley , after Taskin Ordinaire. Eugène Minkowski, Vers une Cosmologie, chapter IX. Quoted from the introduction to Bachelard’s The Poetics of Space, Maria Jolas (trans.), John R. Stilgoe.

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These file s are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection. April Passqcaille duration: Built over a falling scale bass, Couperin uses every means at his disposal to create tension and contrast. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

The Passacaille French passacailld passacaglia was published in his second book of piano pieces, and was included with nine other pieces in the 8th ordre.

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Editor Maurice Cauchie Couperin delighted in giving some of his pieces descriptive titles that suited his music. It is labeled a passaglia by the composer, the piece is also labeled rondeau in the music: Les Fastes de la Grande Mxnxstrxndxsx: Retrieved from ” http: Wednesday, October 23, Couperin – Passacaille.


Creative Commons Attribution 3. Editor Johannes Brahms Friedrich Chrysander Don’t show me this message passacille. Arranger Teo Vincent IV. Passacaille in G minor composer.

The first and last pieces of these ordres were in the same key with the middle pieces in closely related keys. Couperin was born in Paris and died there in Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3. Posted by Alan Beggerow at 2: Please use the dropdown buttons to set your coupein options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults.

Strauss were also influenced by his music. Editor Pierre Gouin – Contact. He could be bold with his harmony for his time, and was fond of peppering his pieces with passing dissonances. There are over pieces in four volumes, with pieces arranged similar to the Baroque dance suite, but Couperin called his sets of pieces ordres.

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Arranger Arnold den Teuling. This includes dissonant suspensions, scale passages in parallel and contrary motion, and a chromatically modified version of the bass.

Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the pasacaille century to the twenty-first. There are a total of 27 ordres in the four volumes of harpsichord pieces. Contents 1 Performances 1.


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In the final coupletthe chromatic bass returns but in the minor key, a reversal of the normal procedure for chaconnes and something found occasionally in the keyboard works of Henry Purcell. Javascript is required for this feature. Couperin is best known for his works for solo harpsichord, published in Paris between Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats.

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