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Couperin: Pièces De Clavecin Books 3 And 4 / Alan Cuckston


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 550461   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Pièces de clavecin, Book 3: Ordre 13 in B minor by François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1722; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/23/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
2. Pièces de clavecin, Book 3: Ordre 17 in E minor by François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1722; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/23/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
3. Pièces de clavecin, Book 3: Ordre 18 in F minor/F major by François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1722; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/23/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 
4. Pièces de clavecin, Book 4: Ordre 21 in E minor by François Couperin
Performer:  Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1730; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/23/1990 
Venue:  Harrogate College Chapel, N. Yorkshire 

Sound Samples

Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: I. The Lilies in Bud
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: II. The Reeds
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: III. The Engaging One
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: IV. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Virginity, in an Invisible Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: V. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Modesty, in a Pink Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: VI. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Ardour, in a Crimson Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: VII. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Hope, in a Green Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: VIII. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Faithfulness, in a Blue Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: IX. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Perseverance, in a Grey Linen Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: X. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Languor, in a Violet Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: XI. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Coquetry, in a Different Coloured Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: XII. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Old Gallants and Retired Financiers
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: XIII. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Kindly Cuckoos (Cuckolds), in Yellow Costumes
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: XIV. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Taciturn Jealousy, in a Dark Grey Costumes
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: XV. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Frenzy or Despair, in a Black Costume
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 13th Ordre in B minor: XVI. The Folies francoises or The Dominos: Soul-Anguish
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 17th Ordre in E minor: I. The Proud One, or La Forqueray
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 17th Ordre in E minor: II. The Little Windmills
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 17th Ordre in E minor: III. The Bells
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 17th Ordre in E minor: IV. Courante
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 17th Ordre in E minor: V. The little Dairymaids of Bagnolet
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 18th Ordre in F minor-major: I. Allemande la verneuil
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 18th Ordre in F minor-major: II. La verneuillete
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 18th Ordre in F minor-major: III. Sister Monique
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 18th Ordre in F minor-major: IV. The Turbulent
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 18th Ordre in F minor-major: V. Inspiring Pity
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 18th Ordre in F minor-major: VI. Clockwork or the Little Hammers
Pieces de clavecin, Book 3: 18th Ordre in F minor-major: VII. Limping Galliard
Pieces de clavecin, Book 4: 21st Ordre in E minor: I. The Queen of Heart
Pieces de clavecin, Book 4: 21st Ordre in E minor: II. The Leaping Dancer
Pieces de clavecin, Book 4: 21st Ordre in E minor: III. Couperin
Pieces de clavecin, Book 4: 21st Ordre in E minor: IV. The Harp (In the Style of the Harp)
Pieces de clavecin, Book 4: 21st Ordre in E minor: V. The Little Poker- Face

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