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1

Vivaldi - Concerto for Violin - I. Allegro

Italy

Secular

Instrumental

Concerto-ritornello

2

Vivaldo - Concerto for Violin - II. Largo

Italy

Secular

Instrumental

Slow, songlike

3

Vivaldi - Concerto for Violin - III. Presto

Italy

Secular

Instrumental

Ritornello form

4

Couperin - 25th Ordre: La visionaire

France

Secular

Instrumental - Harpsichord

Prelude-like

Couperin was a royal organist and harpsichord teacher.

Blended French & Italian styles.

5

Bach - Well-Tempered Clavier - Prelude No. 8

Köthen

Secular

Instrumental - Harpsichord

Prelude

Instructional/harmony

6

Bach - Well-Tempered Clavier - Fugure No. 8

Köthen

Secular

Instrumental - Harpsichord

Fugure

Instructional/Harmony

7

Bach - Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland - Nun komm

Leizpig

Sacred

Instrumental & Vocal

Cantata

Reinforces Gospel readings, based on Lutheran chorale

8

Bach - Num komm, der Heiden Heiland - Bewundert

Leizpig

Sacred

Instrumental & Vocal

Aria

Reinforces Gospel readings, based on Lutheran chorale

9

Rameau - Hippolyte et Aricie: Conclusion of Act 4 Scene 3

France

Secular

Opera/Vocal

Tirades

Rameau was theorist: wrote Traite de Harmonie - idea of fundamental bass (inversions change functions/strength)

Some people thought his opera was too strict with theory

10

Handel - Giulio Cesare - "Eseguisti, oh Niren..."

Born in Germany, wrote this Italian opera in London

Secular

Vocal Opera

Recitative Dialogue

11

Handel - Giulio Cesare - "V'adoro, pupille"

Born in Germany, wrote this Italian opera in London

Secular

Vocal Opera

Da capo Aria