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Handel, Sophie Yates - Harpsichord Works: Volume 3 flac album

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Performer: Handel
Title: Harpsichord Works: Volume 3
Released: 2002
Style: Baroque
Category: Classical
Rating: 4.3 ✦

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Handel: Harpsichord Works, Vol. 2. Running Time: 72:37. Release Date: August 2001 Originally recorded in 2000. Composer (1685-1759) George Frideric Handel. Solo harpsichord Sophie Yates. Venue Forde Abbey, Somerset. Genre: Harpsichord Early Music. Harpsichord Works, Volume 2 (1720). Suite No. 1 in A major. George frideric handel.

This album has an average beat per minute of BPM (slowest/fastest tempos:, BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Harpsichord Works, Volume 3. 1. Harpsichord Suite, Book I No. 6 in F sharp minor, HWV 431: I. Prelude. BPM Profile Harpsichord Works, Volume 3. Album starts at BPM, ends at BPM (+0), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by George Frideric Handel. Handel at Vauxhall, Vol. 2016.

Artist: Sophie Yates Title: Handel: Harpsichord Works, Vo. Year Of Release: 2002 Label: Chandos Records Genre: Classical Quality: FLAC (tracks+. Tracklist: Suite No. 6 in F sharp minor, HWV 431 (9:03) Suite No. 7 in G minor, HWV 432 (19:51) Suite No. 8 in F minor, HWV 433 (13:31) Suite No. 7 in B flat major, HWV 440 (8:38) Suite No. 8 in G major, HWV 441 (18:09). Preludio from Suite No. 9 in G major, HWV 442 (1:23). Performers: Sophie Yates, harpsichord.

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Sophie Yates has a longstanding reputation as a superb harpsichord player, yet even here in this early (1995) recording, her expertise shines through. I generally go for lively harpsichord pieces, so for me the highlights are Le Cyclopes (6), Le Coucou (12), and Keyboard Sonata in A Major (15). Of these, Le Cyclopes is one of the best renditions of I've heard anywhere. That said, Sophie Yates plays with terrific dexterity and subtlety throughout, making the whole album an enjoyable listen. The recordings are crisp and clear, so no complaints there. The cover shows François Boucher's. It is like harp music with added punch and spirit. This collection includes many harpsichord standards, including by Couperin, Handel and Bach. 2 people found this helpful.

SonataGeorge Frideric Handel, Sophie Yates, Handel: Harpsichord Works, Vol. 1:440:30. 3. Keyboard Suite No. 1 in B-Flat Major, HWV 434: III. Aria con variazioniGeorge Frideric Handel, Sophie Yates, Handel: Harpsichord Works, Vol. 4:220:30. 4. 1 in B-Flat Major, HWV 434: IV. MinuetGeorge Frideric Handel, Sophie Yates, Handel: Harpsichord Works, Vol. 2:080:30. 5. Chaconne in G Major, HWV 435George Frideric Handel, Sophie Yates, Handel: Harpsichord Works, Vol. 11:270:30

Sophie Yates – harpsichord. Chandos Chaconne 0644. Sophie Yates – harpsichord. Chandos Chaconne 0669. With the exception of the final Chaconne of the second set, these discs contain the two sets of suites of 1720 and 1733 which are Handel’s most important keyboard music. It is an impressive achievement, with stylish harpsichord playing and a real sense of the energy and originality of these works. Repeats are taken, mostly with sensible ornamentation which never strays into tastelessness or exaggeration, and notes inégales are introduced in small amounts, especially in the allemandes, and with commendable moderation – a good thing, since we have little evidence about the extent to which Handel was influenced by this practice.


Set 1
Suite No. 6 In F Sharp Minor (9:03)
1 I Prelude 1:51
2 II Largo 1:45
3 III Allegro 2:41
4 IV Gigue (Presto) 2:44
Suite No. 7 In G Minor (19:51)
5 I Ouverture (Largo - Presto) 4:32
6 II Andante 3:55
7 III Allegro 2:13
8 IV Sarabande 3:09
9 V Gigue 1:30
10 VI Pasacaille 4:30
Suite No. 8 In F Minor (13:31)
11 I Adagio 2:28
12 II Allegro 2:34
13 III Allemande 4:20
14 IV Courante 1:47
15 V Gigue 2:00
Set 2
Suite No. 7 In B Flat Minor (8:38)
16 I Allmand 2:51
17 II Corrant 1:45
18 III Saraband 2:38
19 IV Jigg 1:21
Suite No. 8 In G Major (18:09)
20 I Allemande 1:59
21 II Allegro 2:49
22 III Corante 3:11
23 IV Aria (Presto) 1:31
24 V Menuetto 3:21
25 VI Gavotta and double 2:47
26 VII Gigue 2:29
From Suite No. 9 In G Major (1:23)
27 Preludio 1:23

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Forde Abbey


  • Composed By – Handel*
  • Engineer, Producer, Editor – Gary Cole
  • Harpsichord – Sophie Yates

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 095115068823
  • Label Code: LC 7038
  • SPARS Code: DDD
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 1613
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L621