Angela Hewitt’s hugely successful first volume of François Couperin’s Pièces de Clavecin presented works from Books II and III of the cycle. Here we have a further twenty-one pieces, all from Book IV. They show Couperin at his most imaginative, and often getting very close to sounding like Bach.
Available in both standard CD and also multi-channel surround-sound hybrid SACD formats.
Recorded in Henry Wood Hall, London, on 27–30 July 2003