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Title: Complete Lute Works Vol. 4
Otros títulos: Obras Completas para Laud Vol. 4
Intérprete/ Colaborador: John Dowland; Paul O'Dette
Código CDU: Dow.01
Forma Musical: Lute music, Orpharion music
Abstract: The performer studying the lute music of John Dowland is confronted with a dilemma in deciding which versions of the pieces to play. Dowland copied or published only a few of his lute solos, while most of them exist in copies whose authenticity may be questioned. Which versions are closest to his own vision? Like many Elizabethan composers, Dowland arranged and revised his music repeatedly. Which versions are the most representative, the earliest or the latest? Or, are they equally valid artistic expressions? Which ornamented settings are by Dowland himself and which the invention of a contemporary? Without Dowland's promised opera omnia, which was never published, we cannot be certain. Modern performances have tended to feature late versions of well-known pieces, while many of the rest, including the often charming early versions, remain neglected. Several "new" pieces and new versions of well-known works have surfaced over the past ten years, and questions have been raised as to the ...


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