Pierre Pitzl & the Solo Baroque Guitar

November 28, 2018, 10:00 pm

Share this Post

Guitar (ca. 1630–50) attributed to Matteo Sellas

From Rome to Paris to the Madrid of the 17th- and early 18th centuries, Pierre Pitzl, playing Baroque guitar, presents a program of early baroque dances by Robert de Visée, Gaspar Sanz, and others.

Recorded live in concert in the Zadní Synagoga, in Třebíč, Czech Republic, as part of the Concentus Moraviae Festival, held in cooperation with the Austrian Cultural Forum in Prague and the Sankt Pölten Baroque Festival.


Francesco Corbetta (1615-1681)
Corrente from Varii scherzi

Ferdinando Valdambrini (fl. 1646-47)
Capona from Intavolatura di Chitarre

Francesco Corbetta
Caprice de Chacone from La Guitarre Royale

Robert de Visée (~1655-~1733)
Livre de Guitarre (Excerpts): Prélude, Allemande, Courante, Sarabande, Gigue, Passacaille, Bourée

Francisco Guerau (1649-1722)
Poema Harmonico (Excerpts): Canario, Passacaglia, Marionas
Cifras selectas de guitarra: Tarantellas, Zarambeques

Gaspar Sanz (1640-1710)
Instrucción de Musica: Paradetas: Passacaglia, Villano, Españoletta, Tarantella, Chacona, Matachin

Pierre Pitzl, Baroque Guitar

Opening & Closing Theme for Baroque&Before:
Joan Ambrosio Dalza: Piva, performed by Musica Reservata (Boston Skyline BSD 123)