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Maurice Greene: Overtures

CDR 90000 152

24 bit digital recording
FIRST RELEASE

Playing time: 63'05"
Tracks: 33
Booklet pages: 12
© 2014 Cedille Records
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Maurice Greene: Overtures published on 8 December 2015

Listen: Maurice Greene: Overture to St Cecilia (track 33, 2:44-3:43)

David Schrader, harpsichord
Baroque Band
Garry Clarke, director

Maurice Greene (1696-1755):

Six Overtures in Seven Parts

No 1 in D
1 Allegro assai
2 Andante
3 Vivace

No 2 in G
4 [Con spirito]
5 Allegro - Andante
6 Allegro

No 3 in C
7 [Con spirito]
8 Allegro assai
9 Allegro ma non troppo

No 4 in E
10 Con spirito
11 Allegro
12 Moderato
13 Allegro

No 5 in D
14 Allegro
15 Andante Vivace
16 Presto

No 6 in E flat
17 Con spirito
18 Allegro
19 Moderato
20 Presto

Pieces in C minor from Lessons for the Harpsichord
21 Allegro
22 Gigue
23 Presto
24 Vivace

Pieces in A minor from Lessons for the Harpsichord
25 Allegro
26 Vivace
27 Molto allegro

Pieces in G minor from Lessons for the Harpsichord
28 Allegro
29 Gavotta
30 Vivace

Overture to Phoebe
31 Allegro
32 Moderato

33 Overture to St Cecilia

Recorded 18, 20 and 21 October 2010 in Nichols Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston, Illinois (Overtures 1-5), 9-10 June 2014 at College Church, Wheaton, Illinois (Overtures No 6, Phoebe and St Cecilia) and 26 June 2014 in the Fay and Daniel Levin Performance Studio, 98.7 WFMT, Chicago, Illinois, USA (Pieces from Lessons for the Harpsichord)

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