Willkommen - Welcome - Benvenuti
Perhaps we will meet in one of my next concerts.
Music of Francois Dufaut, Pierre Gaultier, etc.
11-course Lute after Martin Hoffmann, Leipzig, 1697, from Nico van der Waals, 1992
From: Pierre Ballard, "Tabulature de differents auteurs sur les accords nouveaux",
1631 and 1638
French music from the early 17th century for 10-course and 11-course Lute
First recording in transitional tunings of the Suites of Mezangeau, Dufaut, Bouvier, Dubuisson, Chevalier.
The new tunings – the so called Accords Nouveaux made it possible to explore other tonal effects and playing techniques.
Monterone - Castello del Liuto
Sestino (Arezzo), Italy
17th – 23rd April 2016
MASTERCLASS FOR SINGERS AND LUTE PLAYERS
Italian lute-music and madrigals from the early 17th century.
Sigrun Richter - Lute
Patrizia Vaccari – Voice
Players of viola da gamba, recorder or harp are also welcome.
6th - 11th August 2016
READING – LISTENING – OBSERVING – INTERPRETING.
"to see, to hear, to touch, ... to play the music (after John Dowland)