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BACH, C.P.E: Sonatas and Rondos


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Escaping the Shadows: Christopher Hinterhuber talks to Jeremy Siepmann

BACH, C.P.E: Sonatas and Rondos

The second son by Johann Sebastian Bach’s first wife, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach was a prolific and often original composer by the conservative standards of the times. Admired by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven, he developed the style known as empfindsamer Stil (sensitive style), which was remarkable for unconventional and quirky harmonies, emotional intensity and a fine command of melody. With their sudden changes of mood and pace, the Sonatas and Rondos are in many ways more forward-looking than those of Haydn and Mozart. Another selection of C.P.E. Bach’s keyboard music can be heard on Naxos 8.553640.

Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel

  Keyboard Sonata in D Minor, Wq. 51/4, H. 128
1.   I. Allegro assai 00:03:12
2.   II. Largo e sostenuto 00:04:06
3.   III. Presto 00:03:51
  Keyboard Sonata in F-Sharp Minor, Wq. 52/4, H. 37
4.   I. Allegro 00:04:45
5.   II. Poco andante 00:03:49
6.   III. Allegro assai 00:03:11
  Keyboard Sonata in A Major, Wq. 55/4, H. 186
7.   I. Allegro assai 00:04:38
8.   II. Poco adagio 00:04:08
9.   III. Allegro 00:04:39
  Rondo in D Minor, Wq. 61/4, H. 290
10.   Rondo in D Minor, Wq. 61/4, H. 290 00:04:07
  Keyboard Sonata in C Major, Wq. 65/47, H. 248
11.   I. Allegro 00:03:29
12.   II. Adagio assai 00:04:24
  Rondo in B-Flat Major, Wq. 58/5, H. 267
13.   Rondo in B - Flat Major, Wq. 58/5, H. 267 00:04:52
  Keyboard Sonata in E Major, Wq. 65/29, H. 83
14.   I. Allegro di molto 00:03:25
15.   II. Andante 00:02:20
16.   III. Allegretto 00:01:45
  Keyboard Sonata in B Minor, Wq. 55/3, H. 245: Cantabile
17.   Keyboard Sonata in B Minor, Wq. 55/3, H. 245: Cantabile 00:03:04

Total Playing Time: 01:03:45

Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel

Hinterhuber, Christopher

Label: Naxos

Genre: Instrumental

Period: Classical

Catalogue No: 8.557450

Barcode: 747313245024

Physical Release: 01/2006

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