Yearbook 2022

The search for traces of Dowland in Europe is getting more and more exciting, especially now that there are possible connections with Joachim Van den Hove and many more. You will also receive some more information about the new annotated edition of all the lute works that Phalèse published and you will receive five pages of music for free to play yourself. Finally, the written record of the lecture that Christine Ballman gave on the lute day of 2021.

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Cantus Planus’ (excerpt) from SUSURRUS I (for 13-course baroque lute and guitar

Cantus Planus (plainchant) is a body of chants used in the liturgies of the Western Church. When referring to the term plainsong, it is those sacred pieces that are composed in Latin text. Plainsong was the exclusive form of Christian church music until the ninth century, and the introduction of polyphony.

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Basel Lute days 2022

The German Lute Society (DLG), in collaboration with the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis/FHNW, is pleased to announce the BASEL LUTE DAYS, which will take place from September 14th – 18th, 2022 on the Campus of the Basel Music Academy.

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