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Dietrich Buxtehude: Harpsichord Works, Vol. 2

Simone Stella

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"Four Stars ... Stella sets well-ordered lucidity above unfettered flamboyance ... he’s an unfailingly intelligent and revealing guide to a body of work that cries out to be better known."
- BBC Music Magazine

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Arias: More Palatino with 12 variations in C Major, BuxWV 247  
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Variation 1
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:15
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Variation 2
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:21
3
Variation 3
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:22
4
Variation 4
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:00
5
Variation 5
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:05
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Variation 6
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:18
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Variation 7
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
0:50
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Variation 8
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:35
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Variation 9
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:06
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Variation 10
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
0:55
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Variation 11
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:14
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Variation 12
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:19
Suite in C Major, BuxWV 228  
13
I. Allemande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:53
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II. Courante
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:30
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III. Sarabande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:50
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IV. Double
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:34
17
V. Gigue
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:33
Suite in G Minor, BuxWV 241  
18
I. Allemande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:37
19
II. Courante
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:20
20
III. Sarabande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:54
21
IV. Gigue
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:16
Suite in C Major, BuxWV 226  
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I. Allemande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:47
23
II. Courante
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:04
24
III. Sarabande I
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:53
25
IV. Sarabande II
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:58
26
V. Gigue
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:40
Suite in A Major, BuxWV 243  
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I. Allemande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:46
28
II. Courante
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:48
29
III. Sarabande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:18
30
IV. Gigue
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:58
Suite in D Minor, BuxWV 234a  
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I. Allemande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:25
32
II. Courante
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:32
33
III. Sarabande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:22
34
IV. Gigue
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:32
Suite in C Major, BuxWV 231  
35
I. Allemande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:45
36
II. Courante
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
1:40
37
III. Sarabande
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
2:05
38
Prelude in G Minor, BuxWV 163
Dietrich Buxtehude; Simone Stella
7:01
Total Playing Time    72:21
"... there is a great deal to admire here. There’s no question that Stella has the proper Buxtehude style, which is to play with irregular meter and with the parts of both hands slightly out of synch much of the time, which creates a weird tension. He also dances and sparkles in several of the allemandes ..."
- Fanfare

Italian harpsichordist and organist Simone Stella presents a comprehensive overview of the harpsichord music of Dietrich Buxtehude, a composer seen by many as J.S. Bach’s true predecessor. This is the second volume in Stella's four-album series of Buxtehude’s complete harpsichord works, including suites in the popular French style, several pieces that can be played effectively on both organ and harpsichord (preludes, fugues, canzonas and choral elaborations) and variations on arias, which showcase the composer’s creativity and ability to write in a variety of styles. Stella has also recorded and performed Buxtehude's complete organ music.
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