"There is Rogero Budasz' dissertation "The five-course guitar (viola) in Portugal and Brazil in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth century" completed at the University of Southern California in 2001. This has a few…"
Hello all, Does anyone here have more information or links concerning the Portuguese MS "Conde de Redondo" ? Guessing/reconstructing the (non-existant!) rhythm of the pieces it contains is more than a challenge !See More
"This makes a nice contrasting pair with the 28th you already did ;-0) In the 18th century, nails were and were not used it seems according to the performer/composer; was that not the same in the 19th century too? There are certain moments here that…"
One thing is for sure: if you can make such a great sound with clean technique in a dry room like this, then it will easily sound really super in a larger acoustic....I think recording like this is the umtimate test for a guitar performer.…"