Couperin: Organ Pieces

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COMPOSERS: Couperin
LABELS: Zig Zag Territoires
WORKS: Messe a l’usage des paroisses; Messe a l’usage des convents
PERFORMER: Aude Heurtematte (organ)

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Recorded in Couperin’s own church, St Gervais in Paris, where much of the organ predates the Revolution, Aude Heurtematte conveys the variety of his two seminal organ Masses – and a sense of 17th-century religious ceremony. John Allison