Audio & Video



    Clips on YouTube illustrating the use of the lute and vihuela in various styles of music.

  • Asteria performing fifteenth century music.
  • Paul O’Dette performing sixteenth century lute music.
  • Duo Chambure performing a vihuela duet, an intabulation of Cancion de sibiuit by Adrian Willaert, from the collection Silva da sirenas published in 1547 by Enríques de Valderrábano.
  • Nigel North performing John Dowland (written ca. 1600).
  • Robert Barto performing eighteenth century lute music by Silvius Leopold Weiss.
  • Robert Barto – an Allegro movement from a Weiss Sonata.
  • Ronn McFarlane performing two of his own contemporary compositions.
  • Christopher Morongiello performing on lutes from the Metropolitan Museum in New York.