Keyboard Sonatas Complete, Sonatas K 536-547

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Title: Keyboard Sonatas Complete, Sonatas K 536-547
Otros títulos: Sonatas para Teclado Completas
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Domenico Scarlatti; Pieter-Jan Belder
Código CDU: SCD.02
Forma Musical: Sonatas (Harpsichord).
Abstract: Domenico Scarlatti began his compositional career following in the footsteps of his father Alessandro Scarlatti by writing operas, chamber cantatas, and other vocal music, but he is most remembered for his 555 keyboard sonatas, written between approximately 1719 and 1757. It is believed that Domenico received most of his musical training from family members, but his father was the dominant figure in his life. It was Alessandro who arranged Domenico's first appointment, as organist and composer for Naples' Cappella Reale, and wanted him to continue with vocal music despite the enormous talent he had shown for keyboard music. Domenico was sent to Venice in 1705, where he met Handel, and in 1708 to Rome to become maestro di cappella to the exiled queen of Poland, Maria Casimira, and later, head of the Cappella Giulia. In these positions, he composed his operas and serenatas, and some sacred vocal works. It was also in Rome where he developed a friendship with the Portuguese ambassador, ...


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Sonata K 536 in A major-Cantabile-Completo.wav 6:24 64.58Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 537 in A major-Prestissimo-Completo.wav 3:29 35.19Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 538 in G major-Allegretto-Completo.wav 4:51 48.97Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 539 in G major-Allegretto-Completo.wav 5:21 54.05Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 540 in F major-Allegretto-Completo.wav 5:37 56.68Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 541 in F major-Allegretto-Completo.wav 6:01 60.78Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 542 in F major-Allegretto-Completo.wav 6:29 65.44Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 543 in F major-Allegro-Completo.wav 4:34 46.17Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 544 in ... jor-Cantabile-Completo.wav 4:46 48.11Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 545 in ... r-Prestissimo-Completo.wav 3:14 32.67Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 546 in G minor-Cantabile-Completo.wav 5:58 60.30Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata K 547 in G major-Allegro-Completo.wav 5:00 50.47Mb WAV audio WAV

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