Jonatan Bougt Theorbo Recital

Swedish guitarist and theorbist Jonatan Bougt gives a full theorbo recital in London at the Dutch Church. This comes via The Lute Society and their YouTube channel. I’m really enjoying these concerts from the Lute Society that include such great repertoire, performances, and the performer speaking to the audience. Wonderful playing by Bougt with some of the works having such beautifully calm pacing yet still so much forward momentum. Magic!

Programme

  • Robert de Visée (1655-1732/33)
    • Prelude in G
  • François Couperin (1668-1733)
    • Les Sylvains (arr. de Visée)
  • Robert de Visée
    • Suite in E minor: Prelude – Allemande – Courante – Sarabande – Gigue & Double – Gavotte – Rondeau ‘La Montfermeil’
  • Robert de Visée
    • La Plainte, ou Tombeau de Mesdemouselles de Visée
  • Girolamo Hironynous Kapsberger (c.1580-1651)
    • Toccata 1 from Libro Quarto d’Intavolatura di Chitarrone
  • Gustaf Düben (1620s-1690)
    • Suite from Odæ Sveticæ (arr. Bougt): I. Tröstesång II. En naturlig dödsbetraktelse III. Till en ung självklok/Den unge självklokes svar IV. Dygd är alltings rätta bruk V. Kärlekspris/Äktaståndspris VI. Aftonsång
  • Robert de Visée
    • Chaconne in G major
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