archlute


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archlute

(ˌɑːtʃˈluːt)
n
(Instruments) a long, large bass lute
Translations
Erzlaute
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The musicians range from renaissance music specialists to a jazz percussionist and their instruments include gamba, archlute, baroque guitar, lute, cornetti, baroque oboe, rackett, rauschpfiefe and crumhorns.
Because continuo performance is a subject that would overly complicate the book, Tyler suggests that readers consult Nigel North's Continuo Playing on the Lute, Archlute, and Theorbo (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1987).
Margaret More Roper and the Cooke sisters as humanist-educated prodigies, Mary Wroth holding an archlute in the Penshurst portrait, Margaret Cavendish propounding her self-generated model of literary fame, and Katherine Philips monumentalized in the folio-sized bust in her posthumous Poems (1667): all are historical entities that supplant the ghostly figure of Virginia Woolf's Judith Shakespeare, an embodied female parallel to the curiously bodiless William, whose texts are more real than he is.
L'Aventura London will be closing this year's festival on July 1 at Montgomery Town Hall, with Ozmo as director, archlute and baroque guitar, Bojan Cicic on the violin, Ivana Cetkovic on the violin, Malgosia Ziemkiewicz on the viola, Natasha Kraemer on violoncello and percussion and Jane Chapman as harpsichord.
5 violin sonatas by Corelli, a Gabrieli cello sonata, Fuga e Ciaconna for archlute by Romano and Pasquini's Toccata in G minor.
The four-member ensemble, deftly conducted by Gregory Oh, included harpsichord (Sara Anne Churchill), archlute (Lucas Harris), violin (Edwin Huizinga) and cello (Mary-Katherine Finch).
They were backed by 10 superb period-instrument players, including Musica Angelica founder Michael Eagen on archlute and acclaimed Baroque harp player Andrew Lawrence-King, who served as music director.
The ensemble responds flexibly to the subtitle (an oboe is also included) and to local details of scoring: at times a harpsichord provides the continuo, at others an archlute, and sometimes both are used.
Musicians are Aaron Cain, baritone, Joanna Blendulf, viola da gamba, David Rogers, archlute and Julia Brown, harpsichord and guest artists Estel' Gomez, soprano and Stephen Rodgers, tenor.
5 violin sonatas by Corelli, a Gabrielli cello sonata, Fuga e Ciaconna for archlute by Romano and Pasquini''s Roccata in G minor.