Category Early Music

Rolf Lislevand Plays Santiago de Murcia on a 1679 Guitar

Rolf Lislevand plays A.Stradivari Sabionari, 1679 guitar. He’s playing Tarantela by Spanish guitarist and composer Santiago de Murcia (1673–1739). I just love Baroque guitar with its pluckier softer sound. When played on modern guitar the strumming is a bit harsh and…

Review: The Early Romantic Guitar by Murray Visscher

The Early Romantic Guitar by Murray Visscher, 19th Century Guitar Titania, 2010 Repertoire: Francois de Fossa (Op. 12, Cinquième Fantasie sur l’air des Folies d’Espagne) Mauro Giuliani (Op. 33, 12 Ecossoises) & (Op. 102, Introduction et Variation ) Ferdinando Carulli…

Review: Musique Ancienne by Bruno Jacques Pelletier

Musique Ancienne by Bruno Jacques Pelletier Works of: Bach, Vallet, Dowland, Weiss © 2010 Les Productions Discorde Artist Website: brunojacquespelletier.com This review was previously published on Classical Guitar Canada in 2010. Canadian guitarist Bruno Jacques Pelletier has sent me a very interesting…