Sonatas for Harpsichord Complete Vol. 3

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Title: Sonatas for Harpsichord Complete Vol. 3
Otros títulos: Sonate per Clavicembalo
Sonaten für Cembalo
Sonate pour Clavecin
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Giovanni Benedetto Platti; Filippo Emanuele Ravizza
Código CDU: Platti.01
Forma Musical: Sonatas (Harpsichord)
Abstract: Giovanni Benedetto Platti was trained in Venice, suggesting that he was a native of that city, but some authorities say he was from Bergamo. Between the ages of 20 and 22, he went to Germany (then a popular destination for young Italian musicians looking for jobs). He did obtain work in Würzburg with the bishop's court and stayed in that job until 1763, aside from a brief period after 1725 when all the court musicians were dismissed in an economy move. He was a singing teacher and a virtuoso oboist, violinist, and harpsichordist, fluent on cello and a good enough singer that he could depute as tenor when needed. In 1723, he married Theresia Langprückner, a soprano, in Mainz. They had two sons. Platti began composing in a Baroque style and later made a transition to the newer galant style and the earlier Classical style. As time went on, his music became more German and less Italian. It has a strong sense of rhythmic life; good use of counterpoint (especially in the more Baroque early ...


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1. Sonata X in A minor - Allegro.mp3 3:55 5.381Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Sonata X in A minor - Adagio.mp3 2:42 3.703Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Sonata X in A minor - Allegro assai.mp3 4:00 5.480Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Sonata XI in C minor - Adagio.mp3 4:45 6.509Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Sonata XI in C minor - Allegro.mp3 4:43 6.477Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Sonata XI in C minor - Allegro.mp3 3:19 4.546Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Sonata XII in C major - Non tanto allegro.mp3 6:04 8.317Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Sonata XII in C major - Larghetto.mp3 3:12 4.389Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Sonata XII in C major - Polonaise.mp3 2:33 3.512Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Sonata XII in C major - Allegro.mp3 3:11 4.360Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Sonata XIII in F major - Andantino.mp3 4:17 5.877Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Sonata XIII in F major - Allegro.mp3 3:33 4.882Mb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Sonata XIII in F major - Menuet.mp3 2:04 2.836Mb MPEG Audio mp3
14. Sonata XIII in F major - Presto.mp3 2:28 3.378Mb MPEG Audio mp3
15. Sonata XIV in C major - Allegro.mp3 5:58 8.176Mb MPEG Audio mp3
16. Sonata XIV in C major - Andantino.mp3 5:21 7.335Mb MPEG Audio mp3
17. Sonata XIV in C major - Allegro.mp3 4:26 6.095Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Sonata X in A minor - Completo.wav 10:29 105.8Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata XI in C minor - Completo.wav 12:38 127.4Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata XII in C major - Completo.wav 14:49 149.4Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata XIII in F major - Completo.wav 12:10 122.8Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata XIV in C major - Completo.wav 15:37 157.6Mb WAV audio wav

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