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At 6:02am on July 23, 2014, Cpt. Nemoff said…


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Cigar Box Guitar and classical music met again after 150 years!

In the middle of XIX century there were musicians who classical pieces performed on homemade instruments such as Cigar Box Guitar. But, unfortunately, there are no records of these unique 
performances did not survive. How do sounds classical music of the Renaissance on cigar box guitar? 

"Das Wohltemperirte Cigar Box Guitar" Album ( translation: Well-Tempered sigar box guitar ) was recorded in a home studio by Eugene Nemov. 

The list of works you will see all the familiar songs and names of composers such as Franz Shubert, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, Albinoni and names of familiar music lovers Renaissance: Pascal Bouquet and Francesco da Milano.

Pascal Bouquet - French lutenist, he lived in XV-th century. Pascal Bouquet composed many excellent works for lute and baroque guitar. Musical notations this musician survived to this day. "Brande des Hermites" and "Volte Praetorius" - it's two works from the collection of popular dances of France, Pascal Bouquet written specifically for learning to play the lute. 

Francesco Canova da Milano (Italian Francesco Canova da Milano) - Italian Renaissance lute, one of the major European composers XVI veka.Franchesko Canova da Milano is one of the best composers of lute music, and possibly greatest lute virtuoso of all time. His work, and the amazing beauty of a consistently high level, and are often performed today. 

Just the album includes two copyright works Eugene Nemov - "French dance" and "English dance". They are written in a popular style of lute music of the Renaissance .

All works have been performed at 3-string classic guitars from cigar boxes, made by Eugene Nemov. Description and images of these instruments You can see on the site www.cigarboxguitars.ru and personal Evgeny Nemov page on the www.cigarboxnation.com ;

Enjoy!
 



At 7:07pm on September 4, 2012, James said…

                                  Mr Crimson Toad THANK YOU !!!

At 2:38pm on July 15, 2012, BUGGY (C) said…

ME 2

At 7:52pm on July 5, 2012, BUGGY (C) said…

At 9:16am on July 5, 2012, Bear said…

Thanks, Toad!  Dang, you've got some really fine instruments here!

At 12:20am on July 4, 2012, Letha Allen said…

Hi C,

Thanks for the friendship. Hope you have a great 4th.

At 5:33pm on July 3, 2012, Letha Allen said…

Hi Crimson,

Thank you for the comment, and happy to meet you...

At 7:19pm on June 23, 2012, darren brown said…

thanks toad

At 7:20am on June 1, 2012, robert jones said…

Thanks for the friend request and the comment on the picks.

At 4:27pm on May 14, 2012, darren brown said…

thanks toad ,thay work great on 3 and 4 strings .

 
 
 

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