Luteday 2022

Our annual lute day will take place on Sunday, October 16. Traditionally, this takes place at the Music Academy of Woluwe-St-Lambert, Tweelindenstraat 2a, 1200 Brussels.


09:00 Reception and visit to the instrument exhibition
09:30 Ensemblr conducted by J. De bruyn
10:45 Workshop by Ariane Renel
11:15 lecture by André Nieuwlaat ”The rarity of Dowland autographs: a persistent myth”. However, he will not come and present it himself, but Christine Ballman and Greet Schamp will translate and present it with a Powerpoint.
12:30 Aperitif, lunch and visit to the instrument exhibition
13:30 Members meeting
14:00 Concert: Thomas Langlois, lute plays Dowland, Johnson and Bacheler.
15:30 Ensemble
16:30 Free stage
18:00 End

Thomas Langlois

Baroque songs with easy continuo accompaniments – Lynda Sayce

In case this is of interest to Belgian Lute Academy members, Lynda Sayce has published a small collection of 20 baroque songs with really easy continuo parts (in figured bass), with an introduction to playing from the figured bass.

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How to get there

Public transport

10 minutes from Central Station: From Central B stop, take metro 1B in the direction of Stockel until the Montgomery stop.

By car

Ring around Brussels, direction Liège. Take the E40 towards Centrum. Follow Montgomery and stay on the side lane. On R.Whitlocklaan, turn right after the park at the traffic lights in front the roundabout, this is the H.Dietrichlaan (see map)