Lute Masterclass

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Lute Masterclass

  Improve your sound and performance through personalized musical technique advice and phrasing exercises. The 2018 Lute Masterclass with Maestro Lastraioli, now in its third edition, will be held once more at Palazzo Rucellai, headquarters of ISI Florence. This three-day course is open to all participants seeking a full immersion in the world of Renaissance

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The ISI Florence Architectural Journal CALL for PAPERS

The term “Maestro” derives from the eponymous Italian word meaning “master” or “teacher”. It also refers to mentoring and respect. Not surprisingly, it is often applied to visual artists, musicians, and – above all – conductors (hence the image of Arturo Toscanini in this announcement). Today, the role of the conductor has changed. The same

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A Musical Miracle from Madrigals to the Beatles

On May 5-7, 2017 Palazzo Rucellai hosted the successful Masterclass led by Maestro Gianluca Lastraioli. Conducted in collaboration with soprano Patrizia Vaccari (professor of Baroque and Renaissance singing), the course focused on the performance of Italian Madrigals and the use of ‘Basso Continuo’ for lute, theorbo, and Baroque guitar. Professor Vaccari’s group of over fifteen

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