|Bach / Helbich / Langshaw / Loschmann / Stephan|
Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV 248 CDs (2009)
Supperclub Presents Lounge Vol.2 Track Listing of songs: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Part I: Jauchzet, Frohlocket, Auf, Preiset Die Tage!; Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Part I: Es Begab Sich Aber Zu Der Zeit; Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Part I: Recitative: Nun Wird Mein Liebster Brautigam; Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Part I: Aria: Bereite Dich, Zion, Mit Zartlichen ...
|Leen de Broekert|
Koorkerk Middelburg CD
Supperclub Presents Lounge Vol.2 Leen de Broekert present his own Van Vulpen organ in the Abbey in Middelburg with adventurous music. With music by Buxtehude, Bi¶hm, Bach, Mozart, Mendelssohn and Boely.
Included on this CD:
Aria: La Capricciosa is by far Buxtehude's most extended composition for keyboard instrument. In 32 variations the composer unleashes his imagination on the Bergamasca, a 15th-century dance-tune from the region of Bergamo. Many 16th- and 17th - century composers took the melody and/or harmonic scheme of the Bergamasca as a starting point for a series of variations. Perhaps, being a manualiter work, La Capricciosa is firstly conceived for the harpsichord. However, if one concentrates on the variations written in an idiom appropriate for the organ, the variations 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 15, 20, 19, 24, 29, 30, 13 and 1 may be convincingly arranged as a cycle of 16 parts.
Whilst still a boy of fourteen, Felix Mendelssohn composed the Ostinato in C minor. It ...