LOUIS COUPERIN (c.1626-1661): Complete Harpsichord Works - Suites 1-21, Pavanne in F Sharp Minor, Les Carillons de Paris.
Catalogue Number: 08N017
Label: Harmonia Mundi
Reference: HMU 907511.14
Description: The first historically important member of the Couperin family, Louis made seminal contributions to the development of both the French organ and harpsichord schools. Rediscovered only in the mid 20th century, these piecs are rich in harmonic and contrapuntal textures and are marked by a poignant use of dissonance. 4 CDs for the price of 3. Richard Egarr (harpsichord).