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Track(s) taken from CDD22045

Fugue in F major, HWV611

1705; Hamburg manuscript

Paul Nicholson (harpsichord/virginals)
Recording details: May 1994
All Saints' Church, East Finchley, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: February 1995
Total duration: 2 minutes 3 seconds

The F major Fugue first appeared in a Hamburg manuscript in 1705. It has no tempo directive but has an ‘open air’ subject which suggests vivacity and élan.

from notes by Wilfrid Mellers © 1995

La Fugue en fa majeur fit son apparition pour la première fois dans un manuscrit de Hambourg en 1705. Elle ne possède pas de directives concernant le mouvement, mais son sujet est «ouvert», suggérant de l’élan et de la vivacité.

extrait des notes rédigées par Wilfrid Mellers © 1995
Français: Isabelle Dubois

Die Fuge in F-Dur erschien zuerst in einem Hamburger Manuskript im Jahre 1705. Sie besitzt keinerlei Anweisungen zum Tempo, aber ein „Freiluft“-Thema, das lebhaft und schwungvoll klingt.

aus dem Begleittext von Wilfrid Mellers © 1995
Deutsch: Angelika Malbert

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