Ennemond Gaultier, Pièces de luth - Hopkinson Smith

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Ennemond Gaultier, Pièces de luth - Hopkinson Smith

Ennemond Gaultier ("Le Vieux Gaultier", 1575-1651), Pièces de luth - Hopkinson Smith
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The greatest Baroque lute composer performed by the greatest lute player.

Joyeux Noël, scarabou!


Suite in D minor
1. Prélude
2. Tombeau de Mezangeau
3. L'Adieu
4. Canaries
5. Les dernieres paroles ou Testament de Mezangeau
6. Courante
7. La poste

Suite in F# minor
8. Prélude
9. Allemande, La pompe funèbre
10. Courantes
11. Sarabande
12. Gigue
13. Rondeau
14. La chevre

Suite in A major
15. Prélude
16. Chaconne
17. La pleureuse & double
18. La maribelle
19. Sarabande
20. Canaries
21. La cascade

Instrument: 11-string lute, Joel van Lennep
Playing time: 71'
Recording date: June 1987

On Gaultier see:

This post also includes the lute tablature (score) of the complete works of the Gaultiers (Ennemond and Denis), in two volumes, in the transcription of Richard Civiol.


See also my previous post of the lute works of Jacques Gallot played by Hopkinson Smith: