Keyboard Sonata

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Domenico Scarlatti

Keyboard Sonata in D minor

K. 213, Kk 213 • “The Lover”

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Scarlatti wrote most of his keyboard sonatas in major keys, with 76 in D major, his most frequent choice, and 69 in G major. D minor, with a relatively paltry 32 sonatas, was the most popular minor key in his series of 555 sonatas. This Sonata in D minor exhibits a general mastery throughout, placing it among his bette... read more