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F. Couperin: Complete Works for Harpsichord, Vol. 1 / Cuiller

Cuiller,Bertrand
Release Date: 08/31/2018 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 902375  
Composer:  François Couperin
Performer:  Bertrand Cuiller
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

With this release harmonia mundi launches a new series of recordings featuring the complete works for keyboard by François Couperin. On volume one, Bertrand Cuiller paints a portrait of Couperin as a mysterious alchemist. The Ordres chosen here play with the color of sounds, alliterations, double meanings and parodies, freely inspired by the world of the theatre. With this release harmonia mundi launches a new series of recordings featuring the complete works for keyboard by François Couperin. On volume one, Bertrand Cuiller paints a portrait of Couperin as a mysterious alchemist. The Ordres chosen here play with the color of sounds, alliterations, double meanings and parodies, freely inspired by the world of the theatre. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 2: Ordre 11 in C minor/C major by François Couperin
Performer:  Bertrand Cuiller (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Paris, France 
2.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 4: Ordre 27 in B minor by François Couperin
Performer:  Bertrand Cuiller (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1730; Paris, France 
3.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 3: Ordre 19 in D Major by François Couperin
Performer:  Bertrand Cuiller (Harpsichord)
Written: 1730; Paris, France  
4.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 1: Ordre 4 in F major by François Couperin
Performer:  Bertrand Cuiller (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1713; Paris, France 
5.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 1: Ordre 3 in C minor/C major - La ténébreuse by François Couperin
Performer:  Bertrand Cuiller (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1713; Paris, France 
6.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 4: Ordre 20 in G major/G minor by François Couperin
Performer:  Bertrand Cuiller (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1730; Paris, France 

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