Johannes Hieronymus Kapsberger

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Johann Hieronymous Kapsberger was a famous lute player and also a composer of the Baroque era's first blush in Italy. Although his work was uneven, its better examples have considerable interest to today's…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Kapsberger for chitarrone Chamber Music
Toccata Arpeggiata for chitarrone (from Book 1 of D'Intavolatura di Chitarrone) 1604 Chamber Music
Toccata for lute No. 1 Chamber Music
Toccata for lute No. 5 Chamber Music
Toccata for lute No. 6 Chamber Music
Toccata for lute No. 7 (from Book 4 of D'Intavolatura di Lauto) Chamber Music
Libro secondo d'arie, for voice & basso continuo 1623 Vocal Music
Toccata for lute No. 3 (from D'intavolatura di Lauto, 1611) 1611 Chamber Music
Toccata for lute No. 2 (from D'intavolatura di Lauto, 1611) 1611 Chamber Music
Toccata Arpeggiata for lute (from Book 1 of D'Intravolatura di Lauto) 1611 Chamber Music
Canario for lute (from Book 1 of D'Intravolatura di Lauto) 1611 Chamber Music
Colascione for chitarrone Chamber Music
Bergamasca, for chitarrone (Libro Quarto d'intavolatura di chitarone) Chamber Music
Capona (Intavolatura di chitarrone, Book 4) 1640 Chamber Music
Arpegiatta Miscellaneous (Classical)
Libro Quarto d'intavolatura di chitarone Chamber Music
Galliarde for lute No. 10 (from Book 1 of D'Intavolatura di Lauto) Chamber Music
Toccata for lute No. 8 (from Book 1 of D'Intravolatura di Lauto) 1611 Chamber Music
Tu che pallido e sangue, aria (from Book 1 of Arie Passeggiate) Vocal Music
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