Keyboard Sonata

Domenico Scarlatti

Keyboard Sonata in F# major

K. 318, Kk 318

About this work...

Housed originally in the sixth Venice volume that dates to 1753, this Sonata is in the unusual key of F sharp major, a key seldom chosen by most composers, and rarely selected by Scarlatti. Of his 555 keyboard sonatas only two are in F sharp major, the other being this one's successor, K. 319. What makes this business ... read more