LUTE SONGS

J. Dowland

Lute Songs Damien Guillon

Alpha classics

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Damien Guillon, Eric Bellocq

Release date: 23-06-2017

Catalogue Number: ALPHA334

Label: Alpha

Series: Essential Baroque Masterpieces

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“Straight to the heart (…) Damien Guillon boasts a radiant form of musicality, a refined sense of sprezzatura, and an unrivalled ability to forget himself and simply melt into the music. No superfluous intentions, and not a single emphatic effect in sight. ‘It is a precious jewel to be plain’ stated the anonymous poet put into […]

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“Everything is so smooth, graceful, natural and fluent. (…) We no doubt have here the key to success for interpreting Dowland’s work: letting your heart speak out, putting rules to the side, experiencing musical situations with great intensity. It would as such not be surprising for listeners to come back, again and again, to watch […]

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