Pièces de clavecin du manuscrit Bauyn

The Bauyn manuscript has been described as one of the most important sources for French harpsichord music of the 17th century. It is currently held in the Bibliothèque Nationale de France, in Paris. In this book are almost all known harpsichord pieces by Louis Couperin and Chambonnières, more than 20 pieces by Johann Jakob Froberger and music by several other composers, including Joseph Chabanceau de la Barre, Jacques Hardel, Étienne Richard and Girolamo Frescobaldi. The name of the manuscript comes from the Bauyn d'Angervilliers family, who once possesed it. The pieces ... more

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Pièces de clavecin du manuscrit Bauyn - I. Chaconne en sol mineur
Pièces de clavecin du manuscrit Bauyn - Prélude non mesuré (For Violoncello piccolo solo)
Composer Form Instrument Period
Louis Couperin Piece Harpsichord Baroque

Louis Couperin

Louis Couperin was a French Baroque composer and performer. He was born in Chaumes-en-Brie and moved to Paris in 1650–1651 with the ...
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