Keyboard Sonata

Domenico Scarlatti

Keyboard Sonata in G major

K. 144, Kk 144

About this work...

This piece probably dates to the mid-1740s, but may have been written during the previous decade. It first appeared in a volume of 54 sonatas that Scarlatti gave to Queen Maria Barbara of Spain, in 1749. Apparently a keyboard virtuoso of sorts, she presumably performed most of the sonatas at court gatherings. This Sona... read more