ComposersComments on programmes

PROGRAM PROPOSALS

LUTE / THEORBO

In the following you will find program proposals for a lute / theorbo soirée.

If you prefer other combinations or pieces, please let us know, a solution will be found easily.

The Artists' Agency is looking foreward to your contact.

Program I

NASCITA DEL BAROCCO

A Grand Tour of European lute music of 17th century's first half

Works by

ROBERT BALLARD

RENE MESANGEAU

FRANCOIS DE CHANCY

ROBERT JOHNSSON

MICHELANGELO GALILEI

GIOVANNI GIROLAMO KAPSBERGER

Ballets, Dances and Fantasies

Program II

STRASCINO E SPREZZATURA

 Virtuose Italian music for theorbo of the early 17th century

Works by

ALESSANDRO PICCININI

GIOVANNI GIROLAMO KAPSBERGER

Toccatas, Dances and Fantasies

Programm III

LE GRAND SIECLE

French 17th century lute music

Works by

Francois Dufaut

Denis Gautier

Jacques Gallot

Charles Mouton

Préludes non mesurées, Suites tombeaux

 

Programm IV

A LA COUR DE LOUIS XIV

Suits of the most important theorbo player at the court Louis XIV

ROBERT DE VISEE

before 1660 - after 1725

 

 

 

Suites in a minor, d minor, D major, Plainte - tombeaux for his daughters

 

Pogramm V

ELISABETHAN LUTE MUSIC

Works by

JOHN DOWLAND

Anthony Holborn

Philip Rosseter

Francis Cutting