Baroque Favorites: Jazz Improvisations ()

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Baroque Favorites: Jazz Improvisations - Jacques Loussier Trio
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  1. Theme and Variation No. 1
  2. Variation No. 2
  3. Variation No. 3
  4. Variation No. 4
  5. La Sonnerie de Sainte Geneviève du Mont à Paris, for violin, viola da gamb
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  1. Theme and Variation No. 1
  2. Variation No. 2
  3. Variation No. 3
  4. Variation No. 4
  5. La Sonnerie de Sainte Geneviève du Mont à Paris, for violin, viola da gamb
  6. Sonata for keyboard in B minor, K. 87 (L. 33)
  7. Sonata for keyboard in F sharp minor, K. 67 (L. 32)
  8. Largo in F major, instrumental arrangement ("Ombra mai fu" from the ope
  9. Canon in D major, instrumental arrangement
  10. Andante e spiccato
  11. Adagio
  12. Presto
  13. Adagio
  14. Concerto in F major for organ
  15. Concerto in F major for organ
  16. Concerto in F major for organ
  17. Concerto in F major for organ
  18. Concerto in F major for organ
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Jacques Loussier has spent most of his career blending jazz and classical styles into a lightly swinging and highly melodic hybrid. He is most well-known for tackling Bach, but here he covers a range of Baroque composers. Loussier, bassist Benoit Dunoyer De Segonzac, and drummer Andre Arpino play pieces by Handel, Pachabel, Scarlatti, Marcello, Albinoni, and Marias. Loussier has a very light touch and the trio is laid-back, never distracting from the melodies. You can hear the influence of Dave Brubeck in Loussier's playing ...

Baroque Favorites: Jazz Improvisations 2001, Telarc Distribution

UPC: 089408351624

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