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Couperin: Pièces De Clavecin Book 2 / Alan Cuckston


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 550460   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Pièces de clavecin, Book 2: Ordre 6 in B flat major by François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/22/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
2. Pièces de clavecin, Book 2: Ordre 11 in C minor/C major by François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/22/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
3. Pièces de clavecin, Book 2: Ordre 8 in B minor by François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/22/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 

Sound Samples

Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B flat major: The Harvesters
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B flat major: Tender Languishing
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B flat major: Warbling
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B flat major: La Bersan
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B flat major: The Mysterious Barricades
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B flat major: The Shepherdess Curls
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B flat major: The Gossip
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B flat major: The Gnat
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: La Castelane
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: The Spakling One or La Bontems
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: Natural Graces (La Bontems continued)
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: Zenobia
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: The Annals of the Grand and Ancient Company of Minstrels
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: Second Act: Fiddlers and Beggars
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: Third Act: Jugglers, Acrobats and Showmen: with Bears and Monkeys
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: Fourth act: Invalids: or People wounded in the service ofthe Grand Company of Minstrels
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 11th Ordre in C minor-major: Fifthe Cat: Confusion and Rout of the Whole Troupe, caused by the Drunkards, Monkeys and Bears.
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Raphael
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Allemande: The Ausonian
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Courante
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Deuxieme Courante
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Sarabande l'Unique
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Gavotte
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Rondeau
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Gigue
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: Passacaglia
Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 8th Ordre in B minor: La Morinete

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