Fortune My Foe: Works for Harpsichord / Rotaru

> Fantasia Chromatica in Dorian Mode, SwWV 258 - Fantasia chromatica in Dorian mode, SwWV 258
> Puer nobis nascitur, SwWV 315 - Puer nobis nascitur, SwWV 315
> Pavana hispanica, SwWV 327 - Pavana hispanica, SwWV 327
> Ballo del granduca, SwWV 319 - Ballo del granduca, SwWV 319
> Onder een linde groen (Unter der Linden grune), SwWV 325 - Onder een linde groen (Unter der Linden grune), SwWV 325
> Engelse fortuin, SwWV 320, "Von der Fortuna werd ich getrieben" (Fortune My Foe) - Engelse fortuin, SwWV 320, "Von der Fortuna werd ich getrieben" (Fortune My Foe)
> Pavana Lachrymae, SwWV 328 - Pavana Lachrymae, SwWV 328
> Ach Gott vom Himmel sieh darein - Ach Gott vom Himmel sieh darein
> Mein junges Leben hat ein End, SwWV 324 - Mein junges Leben hat ein End, SwWV 324
> Toccata in D minor - Toccata in D minor
> Malle Sijmen (Simple Simon), SwWV 323 - Malle Sijmen (Simple Simon), SwWV 323
> Fantasia on a theme of Sweelinck - Fantasia on a theme of Sweelinck

Album Summary

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Fantasia Chromatica, for keyboard "Dorian", SwWV 258
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Puer nobis nascitur (Ons is geboren een kindekijn), variations for keyboard, SwWV 315
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Pavana Hispanica, for keyboard, SwWV 327
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Ballo del Granduca, for organ (doubtful; probably by Samuel Scheidt). SwWV 319
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Onder een linde groen (Unter der Linden grune), variations for keyboard (2 versions). SwWV 325
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Engelse fortuin, variations for keyboard ("Von der Fortuna werd ich getrieben"), SwWV 320
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Pavana Lachrymae for keyboard (after Dowland's "Flow My Teares"), SwWV 328
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Work(s)
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Mein junges Leben hat ein End, variations for keyboard, SwWV 324
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Toccata for keyboard no 2 in D minor, SwWV 286
>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Malle Sijmen (Silly Simon), variations for organ (doubtful), SwWV 323
>Bull, John : Fantasia for keyboard (on Sweelinck)
Performer Composers

Notes & Reviews:

American Record Guide
Sweelinck's keyboard oeuvre is well represented here in a program that includes contrapuntal pieces, variations on secular songs, and religious music. Rotaru is a nimble and expressive player.

Fanfare
The harpsichord is a Ruckers copy by Fred Bettenhuasen of Haarlem, and it is the perfect choice for the music. Although no details are given, I presume from the sound that it's a small, single-manual instrument with two eight-foot registers. The recorded sound leaves nothing to be desired. Urgently recommended

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010).



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Works Details

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Fantasia Chromatica, for keyboard "Dorian", SwWV 258
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 8 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Puer nobis nascitur (Ons is geboren een kindekijn), variations for keyboard, SwWV 315
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Pavana Hispanica, for keyboard, SwWV 327
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Ballo del Granduca, for organ (doubtful; probably by Samuel Scheidt). SwWV 319
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1602-1621

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Onder een linde groen (Unter der Linden grüne), variations for keyboard (2 versions). SwWV 325
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Engelse fortuin, variations for keyboard ("Von der Fortuna werd ich getrieben"), SwWV 320
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Pavana Lachrymae for keyboard (after Dowland's "Flow My Teares"), SwWV 328
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Work(s) :: Ach Gott vom Himmel sieh darein
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Mein junges Leben hat ein End, variations for keyboard, SwWV 324
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Toccata for keyboard no 2 in D minor, SwWV 286
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 3 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon : Malle Sijmen (Silly Simon), variations for organ (doubtful), SwWV 323
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Bull, John : Fantasia for keyboard (on Sweelinck)
  • Performer: Alina Rotaru (Harpsichord)
  • Notes: St. Johannis-Kirche Arenshorst, Germany (07/06/2010-07/08/2010)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Written: 1621