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Handel: Harpsichord Works Vol 1 / Sophie Yates


Release Date: 10/19/1999 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 644   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sophie Yates
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Mackinnon & Waitzman harpsichord used on this recording is a copy of an instrument by Colmar Ruckers. The Mackinnon & Waitzman harpsichord used on this recording is a copy of an instrument by Colmar Ruckers. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Suite for Harpsichord in B flat major, HWV 434 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sophie Yates (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Forde Abbey, Somerset, England 
Length: 10 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Forde Abbey, Somerset, England (04/20/1998 - 04/22/1998) 
2.
Chaconne and Variations (21) for Harpsichord in G major, HWV 435 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sophie Yates (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Forde Abbey, Somerset, England 
Length: 11 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Forde Abbey, Somerset, England (04/20/1998 - 04/22/1998) 
3.
Suite for Harpsichord in D minor, HWV 436 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sophie Yates (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Forde Abbey, Somerset, England 
Length: 15 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: Forde Abbey, Somerset, England (04/20/1998 - 04/22/1998) 
4.
Suite for Harpsichord in D minor, HWV 437 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sophie Yates (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Forde Abbey, Somerset, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: Forde Abbey, Somerset, England (04/20/1998 - 04/22/1998) 
5.
Suite for Harpsichord in E minor, HWV 438 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sophie Yates (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Forde Abbey, Somerset, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: Forde Abbey, Somerset, England (04/20/1998 - 04/22/1998) 
6.
Suite for Harpsichord in G minor, HWV 439 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sophie Yates (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Forde Abbey, Somerset, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Forde Abbey, Somerset, England (04/20/1998 - 04/22/1998) 

Sound Samples

Keyboard Suite No. 1 in B flat major, HWV 434: I. Prelude
Keyboard Suite No. 1 in B flat major, HWV 434: II. Sonata
Keyboard Suite No. 1 in B flat major, HWV 434: III. Aria con variazioni
Keyboard Suite No. 1 in B flat major, HWV 434: IV. Minuet
Chaconne in G major, HWV 435
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 436: I. Allemande
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 436: II. Allegro
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 436: III. Air
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 436: IV. Gigue
Keyboard Suite No. 3 in D minor, HWV 436: V. Menuetto
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in D minor, HWV 437: I. Allmand
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in D minor, HWV 437: II. Corrant
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in D minor, HWV 437: III. Saraband
Keyboard Suite No. 4 in D minor, HWV 437: IV. Jigg
Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E minor, HWV 438: I. Allmand
Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E minor, HWV 438: II. Saraband
Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E minor, HWV 438: III. Jigg
Keyboard Suite No. 6 in G minor, HWV 439: I. Allmand
Keyboard Suite No. 6 in G minor, HWV 439: II. Corrant
Keyboard Suite No. 6 in G minor, HWV 439: III. Jigg

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