This article presents a list of compositions by Louis Couperin. Couperin's harpsichord music was catalogued by musicologist Bruce Gustafson. The Baroque suite was not codified at the time, so French dances are found in manuscripts grouped by tonality. This approach is used here, as well, with some deviations reflecting the diverse nature of the sources. The vast majority of Couperin's organ pieces—the contents of the so-called Oldham manuscript—were unknown until , and remained unpublished until The order of the pieces is similar to the one in the Oldham manuscript modern edition.
|Published (Last):||1 December 2009|
|PDF File Size:||1.63 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||20.99 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Magazine article The American Organist. Schirmer, was one of American organists' sources of great music for several generations. In his notes on the music, Bonnet wrote that the manuscript was in the Bibliotheque nationale in Paris,2 but he failed to mention that the manuscript was not of music for organ, but for the clavecin, or harpsichord.
Nevertheless, his edition treats it as a French-Classic Grand Chceur, beginning and ending on full organ with 16'couplers and played an octave higher. An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.
List of compositions by Louis Couperin