Jones, Richard: Baroque Keyboard Pieces, Book II (moderately easy)


A collection of the keyboard music of the period 1600-1750, offering a fairly representative selection of the forms, styles and composers of that period. Provides both scholarly performing editions and sources of enlightenment on performance conventions. Edited by Dr Richard Jones, a leading Bach scholar.

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Sonata No. 4 in D minor: 2nd movement, Siciliano in F [Thomas Arne]; Polonaise in D minor (keyboard version of Polonaise in BWV 1067) [Johann Sebastian Bach]; Jigg in F [John Barrett]; The Catherine [John Barrett]; Saraband in C fa ut [John Blow]; Theatre Tune [John Blow]; Menuet in D [Carl Bohm / (no name)]; Sarabande in C [Jacques Champion de ChambonniAres]; The Bonny Gray Ey’d Morn [Jeremiah Clarke]; Trumpet Tune in D [Jeremiah Clarke]; Menuet I and II in C, from ‘Premier Livre de Pieces de Clavecin’ [Louis-Nicolas Clerambault]; Le Petit-Rien, from 14th Ordre, ‘Pieces de Clavecin’, Book 3 [FranASCois Couperin]; La Pastourelle [Louis Couperin]; Menuet in C [Louis Couperin]; Minuet in C minor [William Croft]; Song Tune in G minor [William Croft / Adrian Davis]; La PrACOvenante, from ‘Pieces de Clavecin’, Book 1 [Jean-FranASCois Dandrieu]; Suite No. 1: 7th movement, Les Bergeres (The Shepherdesses) Part 1 [Louis-Claude Daquin]; Suite No. 2 in D: 6th movement, Passepied [Charles Dieupart]; Menuet in F, from ‘Musicalisches Blumen-Buschlein’, Op. 2 [Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer]; Sarabande in F, from ’10 Suittes de Clavessin’ [Johann Froberger]; Gavotte in G [Christoph Graupner]; Andante in A, from ‘A Collection of Lessons for the Harpsichord’ [Maurice Greene]; Praeludium in G, from ‘Neuer Clavier Ubung’, Part 1 [Johann Kuhnau]; Saraband in G minor [William Lawes]; Passepied in F, from ‘Pieces de Clavecin’ [Gaspard Le Roux]; BourrACOe in A, from ‘Second Livre de Clavessin’ [Nicolas LebAgue]; An Antick Dance [Matthew Locke]; Prelude in C, from ‘Melothesia’ [Matthew Locke]; Loure in G minor, from ‘Pieces de Clavecin’ [Johann Mattheson]; Sefauchi’s Farewell, Z. 656 [Henry Purcell]; Suite No. 1 in G, Z. 660: 2nd movement, Almand [Henry Purcell]; La Boiteuse, from ‘Pieces de Clavecin’ [Jean-Philippe Rameau]; Le Lardon: Menuet, from ‘Pieces de Clavecin’ [Jean-Philippe Rameau]; Sarabande in E minor, from ‘8 Suits of Lessons for the Harpsichord’ [Thomas Roseingrave]; Fantasia in C, Second Dozen, No. 2: 2nd movement, Gayment (Gavotte en Rondeau) in A minor [Georg Philipp Telemann]; Menuet in D minor, from ‘Der getreue Music-Meister’ [Georg Philipp Telemann]; Allemande in G minor, BWV 837, from ‘Clavierbuchlein for W. F. Bach’ [Johann Sebastian Bach]; Corrente seconda in A minor [Giralomo Frescobaldi]; Air in Bb, HWV 471 [George Frideric Handel]; Air in E, HWV 425 (Saraband) [George Frideric Handel]; Air in G minor, HWV 467 [George Frideric Handel]; Aire in G minor, from ‘Lessons for the harpsichord or spinnet’ [Jean Baptiste Loeillet]; Sonata in A, Kp. 83, L. S31 [Domenico Scarlatti]; Sonata in D minor, Kp. 32, L. 423 (Aria) [Domenico Scarlatti]; Sonatina in Bb, HWV 585 [George Frideric Handel]; Menuet I & II, BWV 825/5 & 6 (from Partita No. 1 in Bb) [Johann Sebastian Bach]

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Weight 232 g

ABRSM Publishing

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Jones, Richard

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Baroque Keyboard Pieces (ABRSM)