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Sonata in G minor, Op 4 No 5

composer
1708; from 6 Sonate da chiesa, 'Op 4'

 
Sonata 5, in G minor, is Albinoni at his most elegiac. Its second movement contains the highest note, G above the treble stave, found in any Albinoni work, while its finale, a perpetuum mobile in triple time, has earned the admiration of commentators.

from notes by Michael Talbot © 1994

La Sonate 5, en sol mineur, est du Albinoni à son plus élégiaque. Son deuxième mouvement contient la plus haute note, sol au-dessus de la clé de sol, que l’on trouve dans les œuvres d’Albinoni, tandis que son finale, un perpetuum mobile à trois temps, s’est attiré les éloges des commentateurs.

extrait des notes rédigées par Michael Talbot © 1994
Français: Alain Midoux

In g-Moll Sonate 5 zeigt Albinoni wiederum in elegischer Stimmung. Ihr zweiter Satz enthält die höchste Note, die in einem Werk von Albinoni zu finden ist, nämlich das G über dem Diskantnotensystem, während das Finale, ein Perpetuum mobile im Dreiertakt, bei Kommentatoren besondere Bewunderung ausgelöst hat.

aus dem Begleittext von Michael Talbot © 1994
Deutsch: Anne Steeb/Bernd Müller

Recordings

Albinoni: Sonate da chiesa & Trattenimenti armonici
CDD220482CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)

Details

Movement 1: Adagio
Track 29 on CDD22048 CD1 [2'59] 2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)
Movement 2: Allegro
Track 30 on CDD22048 CD1 [2'51] 2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)
Movement 3: Adagio
Track 31 on CDD22048 CD1 [2'32] 2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)
Movement 4: Presto
Track 32 on CDD22048 CD1 [1'59] 2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)

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