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Couperin: The Complete Pieces de Clavecin, Vol. 4 / Kroll


Release Date: 06/01/2018 
Label:  Centaur Records   Catalog #: 3597  
Composer:  François Couperin
Performer:  Mark Kroll
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This is Volume 4 in Centaur's integral edition of the Complete Pieces de Clavecin of Francois Couperin, performed on harpsichord by Mark Kroll. Mark Kroll has made a specialty of Couperin throughout his long and distinguished career. Mark Kroll has performed on four continents as a harpsichordist and fortepianist, in both solo recital and as a collaborative chamber musician. Highlights include an appearance as the official guest of the city of Barcelona; featured soloist in Germany’s Regensburg Early Music Festival, France’s Festival Ambronay and the Bordeaux Hummel Festival; two concerts for the Czech Republic’s Prague Spring Festival; and recitals at Lisbon’s Gulbenkian Foundation, Rome’s Conservatorio Santa Caecilia and Associazione Read more Musicale Romana, Poland’s Dni Bachowski, and Slovenija’s Radovljica Festival. This recording was made on a 1974 William Dowd harpsichord at Brooks Concert Hall, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, Massachusetts, and a 1769 Pascal Taskin harpsichord in the private instrument collection of Marlowe A. Sigal, Newton Centre, Massachusetts. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 2: Ordre 7 in G major/G minor by François Couperin
Performer:  Mark Kroll (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Paris, France 
2.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 3: Ordre 19 in D minor/D major by François Couperin
Performer:  Mark Kroll (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1722; Paris, France 
3.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 4: Ordre 21 in E minor by François Couperin
Performer:  Mark Kroll (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1730; Paris, France 

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