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Handel: Harpsichord Suites Nos 1-5 / Alan Cuckston


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550415   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alan Cuckston
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Suite for Harpsichord in A major, HWV 426 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
Length: 9 Minutes 33 Secs. 
2.
Suite for Harpsichord in F major, HWV 427 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
Length: 7 Minutes 24 Secs. 
3.
Suite for Harpsichord in D minor, HWV 428 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
Length: 19 Minutes 12 Secs. 
4.
Suite for Harpsichord in E minor, HWV 429 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
Length: 14 Minutes 4 Secs. 
5.
Suite for Harpsichord in E major, HWV 430 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
Length: 11 Minutes 38 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Keyboard Suite No. 1 in A major, HWV 426: I. Prelude
Keyboard Suite No. 1 in A major, HWV 426: II. Allemande
Keyboard Suite No. 1 in A major, HWV 426: III. Courante
Keyboard Suite No. 1 in A major, HWV 426: IV. Gigue
Keyboard Suite No. 2 in F major, HWV 427: I. Adagio
Keyboard Suite No. 2 in F major, HWV 427: II. Allegro
Keyboard Suite No. 2 in F major, HWV 427: III. Adagio
Keyboard Suite No. 2 in F major, HWV 427: IV. Allegro
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 428: I. Prelude
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 428: II. Allegro
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 428: III. Allemande
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 428: IV. Courante
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 428: V. Air
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 428: VI. Variations
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 428: VII. Presto
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in E minor, HWV 429: I. Allegro
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in E minor, HWV 429: II. Allemande
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in E minor, HWV 429: III. Courante
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in E minor, HWV 429: IV. Sarabande
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in E minor, HWV 429: V. Gigue
Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E major, HWV 430: I. Prelude
Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E major, HWV 430: II. Allemande
Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E major, HWV 430: III. Courante
Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E major, HWV 430: IV. Air and Variations

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