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Hyperion Records

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Track(s) taken from CDD22048
Recording details: January 1992
Gewölbekeller am Römerturn, Köln, Germany
Produced by Hansjörg Seiler
Engineered by Karl-Peter Wahle & Werner Walravens
Release date: October 1994
Total duration: 9 minutes 33 seconds

Sonata in F major, Op 6 No 5
1711 or slightly later; from 12 Trattenimenti armonici per camera, Op 6

Grave  [2'23]
Allegro  [2'56]
Adagio  [1'50]
Allegro  [2'24]

Introduction  EnglishFrançaisDeutsch
Sonata 5 has a striking second slow movement. This is one of the rare slow movements to bring the opening idea back near the end and (a few bars later) to allow the cello to detach itself, if only fleetingly, from the harpsichord.

from notes by Michael Talbot © 1994

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