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The Baroque Spirit, Book 1

By perf. Daniel Glover

Piano - Early Intermediate; Intermediate
By perf. Daniel Glover. Edited by Nancy Bachus. Graded Standard Repertoire; Masterworks; Piano Collection. The Spirit Series. Baroque; Masterwork. Book & CD. 64 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.16718).

Item Number: AP.16718

ISBN 0739000942.

Feel the Baroque period come alive with The Baroque Spirit as you are given an overall view of that era through an integrated arts approach. Repertoire from both familiar and lesser-known composers are included along with commentary about the composers' lives and social changes in the era. Repertoire in Book 1 ranges from the early-intermediate through intermediate levels.
List/syllabus: Royal Conservatory List 2015.

  • Aria  Composed by Alessandro Scarlatti
  • Chaconne  Additional credits Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer
  • Fantasia  Additional credits Georg Philipp Telemann
  • Folia  Composed by Alessandro Scarlatti
  • Fughetta in E minor  Additional credits Domenico Zipoli
  • Gavotte  Additional credits Arcangelo Corelli
  • Hornpipe in E Minor  Composed by Henry Purcell
  • Invention  Additional credits Johann Philipp Kirnberger
  • Invention No. 8 in F Major [BWV 779]  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Le Petit-Rien  Additional credits François Couperin
  • Little Prelude in C Major [BWV 939]  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Menuet  Additional credits Jean-Baptiste Lully
  • Musette  Additional credits Johann Friedrich Grafe
  • Musette [BWV Anh. 126]  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Prelude in G minor  Composed by George Frideric Handel
  • Rigaudon 1, 2 and Variation  Composed by Jean-Philippe Rameau
  • Sarabande  Additional credits Johann Pachelbel
  • Sonata in A Major  Additional credits Baldasarre Galuppi
  • Sonata in C Minor  Additional credits Giovanni Battista Pescetti
  • Sonata in G Major  Composed by Domenico Scarlatti
  • Tambourin  Composed by Jean-Philippe Rameau
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    L Sollin
    Lund, Sweden
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  • 2011-05-19 00:00:00.0 Very good introduction

    This book has a clear and very informative text. I own several introductions to baroque keyboard music but most of these pieces I had never seen before. They are well chosen and great fun to play.

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  • 5

    Luz Hunton
    Vernon, NJ
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  • 2007-02-14 00:00:00.0 excellent resource

    We are very satisfied with the purchase of the book & CD of the Baroque Spirit. Thank you for your service.

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