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.

Author: Voran Faenos
Country: Pacific Islands
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Business
Published (Last): 4 July 2016
Pages: 425
PDF File Size: 17.50 Mb
ePub File Size: 18.64 Mb
ISBN: 451-7-67552-887-7
Downloads: 70617
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Kazijar

April Total duration: Don’t show me this message again. He could be bold with his harmony for his time, and was fond of peppering his pieces with passing dissonances.

Second livre de pièces de clavecin (Couperin, François)

The first and last pieces of these ordres were in the same key with the middle pieces in closely related keys. These file s are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection. Contents 1 Performances 1. Built over a falling scale bass, Couperin uses every means at his disposal to create tension and contrast. The Passacaille French for passacaglia was published in his second book of piano pieces, and was included with nine other pieces in the 8th ordre.

Arranger Arnold den Teuling. There are a total of 27 ordres in the four volumes of harpsichord pieces. 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 twelfth century to the twenty-first. Couperin was born in Paris and died there in 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.


Wednesday, October 23, Couperin – Passacaille.

This includes dissonant suspensions, scale passages in parallel and contrary motion, and a chromatically modified version of the bass. Creative Commons Attribution 3. Editor Pierre Gouin – Contact.

Musical Musings: Couperin – Passacaille

Posted by Alan Beggerow at 2: Photograph by Eva Vermandel. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Editor Maurice Cauchie Newer Post Older Post Home. Naxos Javascript not enabled. Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the couperih to accept the defaults. Les Fastes de la Grande Mxnxstrxndxsx: Arranger Teo Vincent IV. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.

Couperin delighted in giving some of his pieces descriptive titles that suited his cluperin. Couperin’s influence spanned the centuries as Brahms and R. Arranger Le Sieur de Limouillet. It is labeled a passaglia by the composer, the piece is also labeled rondeau in the music: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4. The site is also available in several languages.


Pièces de clavecin du manuscrit Bauyn (Couperin, Louis)

Passacaille in G minor composer. Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats.

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3. Strauss were also influenced by his music. Pieces ; For harpsichord ; Scores featuring the harpsichord ; For 1 player ; For marimba arr ; Scores featuring the cou;erin ; For guitar arr ; Scores featuring the guitar ; For piano arr ; Scores featuring the piano ; For 4 recorders arr ; Scores featuring the recorder ; For 4 players ; For viol, continuo arr ; Scores featuring the viol ; Scores with basso continuo ; For 1 player with continuo ; For harp arr ; Scores featuring the harp.

Creative Commons Attribution 4. Javascript is required for this feature.

There are over pieces in four volumes, with pieces arranged similar to the Baroque dance suite, but Couperin called his sets of pieces ordres.

Couperin is best known for his works for solo harpsichord, published in Paris between Retrieved from ” http: Editor Johannes Brahms Friedrich Chrysander