Tag John Dowland

Alex Park Plays A Fancy by John Dowland

Alex Park playing A Fancy by Elizabethan composer and lutenist John Dowland (1563-1626) via the excellent Guitar Salon International and their fantastic YouTube channel on a 2019 Dominik Wurth guitar. Dowland is one of my favourite composers and we are very lucky…
DOWLAND – Michael Butten

Dowland by Michael Butten

Dowland by Michael Butten First Hand Records, 2019 Buy or learn more via First Hand Records or Amazon I was very pleased to receive a copy of Michael Button’s new release of works by Elizabethan composer and lutenist John Dowland (1563-1626).…

Mr. Dowland’s Midnight – PDF and Lesson

Mr. Dowland’s Midnight by John Dowland (1563-1626) – PDF Download. Includes a Notation Only Edition and a Notation + Modern TAB Edition. The level is Early-Intermediate (RCM Grade 4 Approximately). This work is found in the Margaret Board Lute Book (Poulton 99).…

Nigel North (Lute) Plays Dowland Set

The wonderful Nigel North (lute) plays a set of works by English composer and lutenist John Dowland (1563–1626). The pieces are: Pavan “Solus cum sola,” Melancholy Galliard, Orlando Sleepeth, Lady Hunsdon’s Puffe. This comes via the Boston Guitarfest back in 2013 and their great YouTube Channel. You can buy…

Xavier Jara’s Program at Boston GuitarFest 2014

Here is Xavier Jara’s performance at the Boston GuitarFest IX (2014) final round in which he won first prize. It’s been fun watching this young player since seeing videos of him from years ago at GFA. Program: A Fancy, P5…

Mrs. Winters Jump by Dowland (Free PDF)

Mrs Winter’s Jump by John Dowland (1563-1626) – Free Sheet Music or Notes & Tab arranged for Classical Guitar. Level: Intermediate (Grade 4). YouTube Video Lesson Link. This is a nice short lute work arranged for classical guitar. Includes fingering, notation, and…

Bryan Burns plays Preludium by Dowland

Bryan Burns plays Preludium (Poulton 98) by John Dowland (1563–1626) via Boston Guitarfest  2013. Dowland is one of my personal favorite composers for plucked instruments or any other instrument for that matter. Burns has a nice touch ranging from clear and…

Review: A Guitar Through the Eras by Tariq Harb

Artist Website: tariqharb.com Listen to samples or buy from Amazon: Tariq Harb: A Guitar Through the Eras Producers: Patrick Kearney, Tariq Harb Recording Engineer: Adam Pietrykowski Studio: LaFlame Studios. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Mastering  Engineer: Drew Henderson Repertoire: Fantasia No.7 by…

Review: Sonata by Cesar Rojas

Sonata by Cesar Rojas Artist Website: cesarrojasguitar.com Highlights: The Dowland is beautiful with great shaping and phrasing. The Dyens is played with ease which is no easy feat. Columbian born guitarist Cesar Rojas is currently based out of Toronto, Canada.  I…