Cleveland Lute Fest 2024

June 23 - 29, 2024

Join us at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio for a week of beautiful music, fabulous classes and the camaraderie of other lutenists from around the world!

The Amherst Spring Break Lute Ensemble Workshop 2024 is Now Open for Registration!

Directed by Doug Freundlich and Chris Morrongiello, to be held at George Washington University over the weekend of March, 16 - 17, 2024.

The Theme: Music from England and German Lands

Applications open for Summer Scholarship Award

LSA scholarships include full tuition, room & board, and some travel for the LuteFest or the LSA@Amherst event. General scholarships are open to all LSA members aged 35 and under.

Grant Opportunities Now Available

The Lute Society of America is pleased to announce that it will be offering grant opportunities to individuals and organizations for a wide range of projects and educational endeavors.

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LSA Quarterly Vol. 57 No. 4 Now Available

In this issue:


Lute Duets in Elizabethan England: Thoughts and Perspectives - Jean-Marie Poirier
Hiding in Plain Sight: A Forgotten Piece in the"Cosens Lute Book" - Casey Fitzpatrick
Down a "Thistlewaite" Rabbit Hole - Sean Smith

In Digital Supplement No. 19


Music from the "de Bellis Manuscript"
"L’Alouette” by Clement Janequin"
Two Lute Duets - arranged by Jean-Marie Poirier
Pieces from Emanuel Adriaensen Pratum Musicum 1584
Pieces from the “Balcarres Manuscript,” (Part 4)

JLSA 54 (2021)

Journal 54 is now available with articles including:
New Information on the Vihuelist Diego Pisador - Javier Cruz Rodríguez
Guitar Heroes - Cory M. Gavito
Jacques and Laurent Lucas de Saint-Luc - Manuel Couvreur
Review: Music and Instruments of the Elizabethan Age - Gary Boye

Summer LSA Scholarship Award Application 2024

LSA scholarships are available for the upcoming Cleveland Lutefest 2024.

Grant Opportunities Available for LSA Members

The Lute Society of America is pleased to announce that it will be offering grant opportunities to individuals and organizations for a wide range of projects and educational endeavors.

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