The passacaille in G minor is truly remarkable on account of Couperin’s treatment of thematic material and use of tonality which fluctuates between the tonic. Passacaille in C Major (M27, Oiseau Lyre edition) by Louis Couperin. Harpsichord by Peter Smalley , after Taskin Ordinaire. Eugène Minkowski, Vers une Cosmologie, chapter IX. Quoted from the introduction to Bachelard’s The Poetics of Space, Maria Jolas (trans.), John R. Stilgoe.

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Couperin delighted in giving some of his pieces descriptive titles that suited his music. Couperin was born in Paris and died there in Arranger Teo Vincent IV. The Passacaille French for passacaglia was published in his second book of piano pieces, and was included with nine other pieces in the 8th ordre.

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He could be bold with his harmony for his time, and was fond of peppering his pieces with passing dissonances. Retrieved from ” http: Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats. The site is also available in several languages.

Pawsacaille to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first. Posted by Alan Beggerow at 2: Built over a falling scale bass, Couperin uses every means at his disposal to create tension and contrast. Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.

Newer Post Older Post Home. This includes dissonant suspensions, scale passages in parallel and contrary motion, and a chromatically modified version of the bass. April Total duration: Creative Passaaille Attribution 3.

The first and last pieces of these ordres were in the same key with the middle pieces in closely related keys. Creative Commons Attribution 4. Arranger Le Sieur de Limouillet. Couperin’s influence spanned the centuries as Brahms and R. There are a total of 27 ordres in the four volumes of harpsichord pieces.

Contents 1 Performances 1. Arranger Arnold den Teuling. Photograph by Eva Vermandel. There are over pieces in four volumes, with pieces arranged similar to the Baroque dance suite, but Couperin called his sets of pieces ordres.


In the final coupletthe chromatic bass returns but in the minor key, a reversal of the normal procedure for chaconnes and something found occasionally in the keyboard works of Henry Purcell.

It is labeled a passaglia by the composer, the piece is also labeled rondeau in coupedin music: Pieces ; For harpsichord ; Scores featuring the harpsichord ; For 1 player ; For marimba arr ; Scores featuring the marimba ; For guitar arr ; Scores featuring the guitar ; For piano couperi ; Scores featuring the piano ; For 4 recorders arr ; Scores featuring the recorder ; For 4 players ; For viol, continuo arr ; Scores featuring the viol ; Scores with basso continuo ; For 1 player with continuo passcaaille For harp arr ; Scores featuring the harp.

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