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Regardless of how one regards his compositional prowess, Kapsberger was one of the principal composers of lute and theorbo music during the early Baroque era together with Alessandro Piccinini and greatly contributed towards advancing European plucked string instruments of the time.
Johann Hieronymus Kapsberger or Giovanni Geronimo Kapsperger c – was a Venetian composer, lutenist, theorbist and guitarist of German descent who spent most of his working life in Rome. Toccata arpeggiata, Toccata seconda, and Colascione for chittarone. At least six collections were published during his lifetime, two of which are currently lost. Villan di Spagna Composer. Toccata secunda arpeggiata Composer.
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However I thought straight away that it would sound good on the guitar arrangement and when I came kapsgerger a MIDI file of the piece link no longer available I was able to make this arrangement. This page was last edited on 24 Novemberat Toccata No 6 Composer.
Duke University Press, Toccata novena e Passacaglia Composer. Retrieved from ” https: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert. Toccata arpeggiata for chitarrone. This entry is from Wikipediathe user-contributed encyclopedia. Kapsberger’s writing is characterized, especially in toccatasby spontaneous changes, sharp contrasts, unusual rhythmic groupings and, sometimes, passages that do not conform to the rules of counterpoint that were in use at the time.
After Kapsberger moved to Romewhere he quickly attained a reputation as a brilliant virtuoso. A prolific and highly original composer, Kapsberger is chiefly remembered today for his lute and theorbo chitarrone music, which was seminal in the development of these as solo instruments. Find out more about our use of this data.
He started publishing his music at around the same time, with more than a dozen collections of music appearing during the next ten years. Some of it is straightforward to play, but other passages benefit from inventive fingering – I will perhaps post a fingered version in due course.
His father Colonel Wilhelm Guglielmo von Kapsperger was a military official of the Imperial House of Austria, and may have settled in Venicethe city which may have been Kapsberger’s birthplace. New York and London: Toccata E Passacgalia Composer.
Playlists Featured All Recommended. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. I am indebted to Andreas Nachstam who posted a lute version on the Fronimo website https: Nothing is known about Kapsberger’s date and place of birth. Added, go to My Music to see full list.
Libro Quarto d’Intavolatura di Chitarone”, He composed both vocal and instrumental music, his main contribution now being seen as his influence on the development of the theorbo known in Italy as the chitaronne as a solo instrument.
Biography Wikipedia Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger also: Also, a compositional treatise by Kapsberger, Il Kapsperger della musicaakpsberger announced in in the preface to Libro quarto d’intavolatura di chitarronebut is now lost.
Toccata Arpeggiata from Libro I d’intavolatura di chitarrone Composer.
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Toccata arpeggiata Libro primo d’intavolatura di chitarrone. I have given some suggested fingering that I think helps to give an impression of the very resonant nature of music played on the chitaronne. The Bergamasca is passacaglai ground bass dance form originally from Bergamo in Northern Italy. Similar Artists Alessandro Piccinini.
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Died 17 January He cultivated connections with various powerful individuals and organizations; and kapsberver organized “academies” in his house, which were counted among the “wonders of Rome”.