Sonatas and Partitas for Unaccompanied Violin, Volumen One

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Title: Sonatas and Partitas for Unaccompanied Violin, Volumen One
Otros títulos: Sonatas y Partitas para Violín solo, Volumen uno
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Sebastian Bach; Ruggiero Ricci
Código CDU: B.10
Forma Musical: Sonatas, Partitas
Abstract: PARTITA No. 1 IN B MINOR This is certainly one of Bach’s most unusual creations: what would have been a suite of four dance movements is stretched out to eight, for each movement – Allemande, Courante, Sarabande and Bourree (marked Tempo di Bourre in the autograph) – is followed by a “double”: a pastel-shaded variant characterized by perfectly equal note values and a near total absence of chords. The “doubles” flow like toothpaste from a tube, and strict attention is required of the listener, who must provide his own punctuation and phrasing. The first partita opens with an impassioned Allemande. The dominant rhythmic figure is a dotted eighth note followed by a sixteenth note, often heavily decorated, but never fully obscured. The Courante is remarkably like the preceding Double, both in its lack of chords and its rather shapeless rhythmic structure. After three completely linear movements, the return of polyphony in the Sarabande is welcome. The melody tells us the Sarabande ...


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1. Sonata No.1 in G Minor, BWV 1001 - Adagio.mp3 3:59 5.474Mb Unknown mp3
2. Sonata No. 1 ... WV 1001 - Fuga, Alegro.mp3 5:47 7.936Mb Unknown mp3
3. Sonata No. 1 ... , BWV 1001 - Siciliano.mp3 3:46 5.171Mb Unknown mp3
Partita No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - Completo.wav 520.5Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata No. 2 in A Minor, BWV 1003 - Completo.wav 22:08 223.4Mb WAV audio wav
4. Sonata No.1 in G Minor, BWV 1001 - Presto.mp3 3:55 5.368Mb Unknown mp3
5. Partita No. ... , BWV 1002 - Allemande.mp3 5:27 7.486Mb Unknown mp3
6. Partita No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - Double.mp3 3:05 4.242Mb Unknown mp3
7. Partita No. ... r, BWV 1002 - Courante.mp3 3:11 4.377Mb Unknown mp3
8. Partita No. ... 1002 - Double, Presto.mp3 2:43 3.721Mb Unknown mp3
9. Partita No. ... , BWV 1002 - Sarabande.mp3 3:36 4.940Mb Unknown mp3
10. Partita No. ... nor, BWV 1002 - Double.mp3 2:46 3.803Mb Unknown mp3
11. Partita No. ... 1002 - Tempo di Bouree.mp3 2:41 3.696Mb Unknown mp3
12. Partita No. ... nor, BWV 1002 - Double.mp3 2:37 3.595Mb Unknown mp3
13. Sonata No. 2 in A Minor, BWV 1003 - Grave.mp3 4:06 5.638Mb Unknown mp3
14. Sonata No. 2 in A Minor, BWV 1003 - Fuga.mp3 8:28 11.60Mb Unknown mp3
15. Sonata No. ... or, BWV 1003 - Andante.mp3 5:27 7.478Mb Unknown mp3
16. Sonata No. ... or, BWV 1003 - Allegro.mp3 4:16 5.857Mb Unknown mp3
Sonata No. 1 in G Minor, BWV 1001 - Completa.wav 17:17 174.5Mb WAV audio wav
1_Partita No. 1 ... r, BWV 1002 - Completo.wav 520.5Mb WAV audio wav
1_Sonata No. 2 in A Minor, BWV 1003 - Completo.wav 22:08 223.4Mb WAV audio wav

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