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Yago Mahugo plays Royer, Complete Harpsichord Works

Yago Mahugo

Royer, Complete Harpsichord Works

Classical Music
Period:
Baroque (1600 - 1750)
Catalogue:
OC67B (-67)
Type of files:
FLAC

 

 

   

Album content

Royer, Joseph-Nicolas-Pancrace (c.1705-1755): Premiere livre de pièces pour le clavecin (1746)
Royer, Joseph-Nicolas-Pancrace (c.1705-1755): La Chasse de Zaide (1739)

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One of the lesser known composers of the mid 18th century, Turin born Joseph Nicolas Pancrace Royer relocated to Paris, where he earned a reputation as a formidable harpsichordist. He was in the service of Louis XV for many years, and wrote many operas and ballets for the court at Versailles. Royer's harpsichord works bear the hallmarks of his work in the musical theatre.
In a preface to the Premier Livre de Pièces pour Clavecin, the composer states that the "pieces are open to great variety, passing from the tender to the lively, from the simple to the tumultuous, often successively within the same piece". They also show the impact of his work in the musical theatre, with several being arrangements of instrumental numbers from his operas.
Yago Mahugo, prizewinner at the International Harpsichord Competition and at the Bruggen Competition (Belgium), leads an active concert life and has performed in many of the most prestigious concert halls and festivals throughout Europe and the USA.

Details of Royer, Complete Harpsichord WorksInfo:
Year of release: 2012
The recording was made at OnClassical Studio, Pove del Grappa in 2011.
Time duration: N/A
Size: N/A Mb (in .wav files)
Original resolution: 88.2 kHz * 24 bit
Original master availability? No
Dynamic range: ?
Sound quality: *** (3 stars = maximum)
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Technical cast:
Sound: Alessandro Simonetto
Editing: Yago Mahugo, Alessandro Simonetto
Mastering: Alessandro Simonetto
Artistic direction: Alessandro Simonetto
(General) Production: OnClassical
Equipment used: Neumann mics.
Instrument(s) used: William Horn harpsichord based on J. Ruckers (Antwerp 1643)
Tuning: Alessandro Simonetto
Photo/paint on cover: N/A
Art-work: ©OnClassical
Other notes: N/A

Original audio is copyrighted: OnClassical, © 2011

   
 

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