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The Art Of The Lute - The Best Of Ronn Mcfarlane


Release Date: 01/01/2003 
Label:  Sono Luminus   Catalog #: 90022   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachAnonymousHans NeusidlerRobert Ballard,   ... 
Performer:  Ronn McFarlaneMark Cudek
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection is a High Definition Compatible Digital (HDCD) recording.
The Butler lute heard on several selections was rebuilt by David Brown of Baltimore in 1994.
Includes chaconne(s) for lute by Silvius Leopold Weiss. Soloist: Ronn McFarlane.
This selection is a High Definition Compatible Digital (HDCD) recording.
The Butler lute heard on several selections was rebuilt by David Brown of Baltimore in 1994.
Includes chaconne(s) for lute by Silvius Leopold Weiss. Soloist: Ronn McFarlane. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Partita for Lute in E major, BWV 1006a: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: after 1720; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
2. Prelude for Lute in C minor, BWV 999 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
3. Fugue for Lute in G minor, BWV 1000 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa ?1725; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
4. Passemeze by Anonymous
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
5. Ein newes Lautenbüchlein mit vil schonen Liedern: Der hupff auff by Hans Neusidler
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1540; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
6. Branles de Village by Robert Ballard
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
7. Forlorne Hope Fancye, P 2 by John Dowland
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
8. Greensleeves by Traditional
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 0 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: The version of "Greensleeves" performed here is from the Ballet Lute Book (circa 1590). 
9. Divisions on "Greensleeves" by Francis Cutting
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 12 Secs. 
10. When she came ben she bobbed by Traditional
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Written: Scotland 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
11. Balcarres Lute Book: Simon brodie by Anonymous
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1700; Scotland 
Length: 1 Minutes 13 Secs. 
12. Lachrimae or Seaven Teares: Captaine Piper his Galiard by John Dowland
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1604; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
13. My Lady Hunsdons Puffe, P 54 by John Dowland
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Length: 1 Minutes 15 Secs. 
14. Lachrimae by John Dowland
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
15. Mrs Whittes Nothing, P 56 by John Dowland
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
16. Straloch Lute Book: Canaries by Anonymous
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1627; Scotland 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
17. Basse danses (18): Pavane by Pierre Attaingnant
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
18. Branle gay by Pierre Attaingnant
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 8 Secs. 
19. Saltarello by Joan Ambrosio Dalza
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute), Mark Cudek (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
20. Piva by Joan Ambrosio Dalza
Performer:  Mark Cudek (Lute), Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
21. Lute Book: In ane inch I warrant by Mure, William, Sir
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1620; Scotland 
Length: 0 Minutes 51 Secs. 
22. Lute Book: (Untitled) by Mure, William, Sir
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1620; Scotland 
Length: 0 Minutes 59 Secs. 
23. Lute Book: Maggae Hamfor by Mure, William, Sir
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1620; Scotland 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
24. Lute Book: Katherines Bairdie by Mure, William, Sir
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1620; Scotland 
Length: 1 Minutes 13 Secs. 
25. Lute Book: A Scots Tune by Mure, William, Sir
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1620; Scotland 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
26. Lute Book: Come yards by Mure, William, Sir
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1620; Scotland 
Length: 0 Minutes 46 Secs. 
27. Lute Book: Gypsies Lilt by Mure, William, Sir
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1620; Scotland 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
28. Ein newgeordent künstlich Lautenbuch: Part 1 - Ein welscher Tanz "Wascha mesa" by Hans Neusidler
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1536; Germany 
Length: 0 Minutes 54 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Lute Partita in E major, BWV 1006a: I. Preludio
Ciaconna
Prelude in C minor, BWV 999
Fugue in G minor, BWV 1000
Passemeze
Ein welscher tantz Wascha mesa
Der Hupff auff
Branles de village
Forlorn Hope, P. 2: Forlorn Hope Fancy
Greensleeves (Ballet Lute): Greensleeves
Greensleeves (Thysius Lute Book): Greensleeves
Greensleeves Divisions (attrib. to J. Dowland)
In ane inch I warrant
Untitled (DOR-90257 tr. 7): Untitled
Untitled (DOR-90257 tr. 8): Untitled
Maggae Hamfor
Katherines Bairdie
When she came in, she bobbed
Simon brodie
Captain Digorie Piper's Galliard, P. 19: Captain Digorie Piper's Galliard
Lady Hunsdon's Puffe, P. 54: Lady Hunsdon's Puffe
Lachrimae, P. 15: Lachrimae
Mrs. White's Nothing, P. 56
A Scots Tune (from Rowallen Lute book): A Scots Tune
Corne Yards
Gypsies Lilt
A Scots Tune (DOR-90129 tr. 14): A Scots Tune
A Scots Tune (DOR-90129 tr. 15): A Scots Tune
The canaries (lute): The canaries
Canaries (lute): Canaries
Pavane
Branle gay
Saltarello (version for lute): Saltarello
Piva

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