A Meeting Place: Medieval & Renaissance Music for Lute & Ud

( 1 )
CD
$16.14
BN.com price
(Save 5%)$16.99 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (CD)
  • All (5) from $12.62   
  • New (4) from $12.62   
  • Used (1) from $186.78   

More About This Product

Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/31/2011
  • Label: Sono Luminus
  • UPC: 053479213327
  • Catalog Number: 92133
  • Sales rank: 16,901

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Greensleeves, folk song - Anonymous & English Traditional (2:10)
  2. 2 Piva, for 2 lutes - Joan Ambrosio Dalza & Munir Nurettin Beken (2:32)
  3. 3 Estampie fragment - Anonymous & Munir Nurettin Beken (1:38)
  4. 4 Recercada No. 1 (Trattado de glosas) - Diego Ortiz & Munir Nurettin Beken (3:22)
  5. 5 Nota I - Anonymous & Anonymous, French (1:34)
  6. 6 Estampie - Anonymous & Anonymous, English (3:34)
  7. 7 Estampie - Anonymous & Anonymous, English (3:11)
  8. 8 Lamento di Tristano & La Rotta - Anonymous & Munir Nurettin Beken (2:44)
  9. 9 Spagna - Francesco Canova da Milano & Munir Nurettin Beken (2:09)
  10. 10 Work(s): Aspire refus contre doulce priere - Jacopo da Bologna (4:17)
  11. 11 Nota - Anonymous & Munir Nurettin Beken (2:11)
  12. 12 La Manfredina - Anonymous & Anonymous, Italian (1:06)
  13. 13 Douce dame jolie, virelai for voice - Guillaume de Machaut & Munir Nurettin Beken (3:31)
  14. 14 Untitled (I), for lute (from the Rowallen Manuscript) - Anonymous & Anonymous, Scottish (1:34)
  15. 15 Un fior gentil m'apparse, song for 3 voices - Antonio Zacara da Teramo & Munir Nurettin Beken (2:08)
  16. 16 Calata No. 4 "a la spagnola", for lute - Joan Ambrosio Dalza & Munir Nurettin Beken (1:59)
  17. 17 Saltarello - Anonymous & Anonymous, Italian (1:26)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
August Denhard Primary Artist
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 5
( 1 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(1)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Posted June 16, 2011

    Renaissance Jam Session

    A MEETING PLACE - Munir Nurettin Beken & August Denhard - Sono Luminus

    With August Denhard on lute and Munir Nerettin Beker on ud, "A Meeting Place" is an exploration of medieval and Renaissance instrumental music (more than half of it anonymous), with special emphasis given to the historic, improvisatory nature of the different forms.
    While the ud is traditionally played with a plectrum and the lute with bare fingers, for this recording Mr. Denhard and Mr. Beken have each employed both techniques on their respective instruments. The results, though sometimes a little uneven, never fail to surprise, especially Mr. Beken's improvisations; his fretless instrument (designed to accommodate the Arabic 16 tone octave scale) allows him to add an element of exoticism to even an overly familiar tune like "Greensleeves".
    This east-meets-west, medieval/Renaissance jam session may not suit the tastes of the more traditionally-minded or authenticity-obsessed, but anyone interested in hearing two excellent musicians take a more relaxed and creative approach to ancient music will find "A Meeting Place" both intriguing and fun. Another very cool recording from a company that seems to be making a habit of putting out cool music.
    Highly recommended 9 ½ out of 10 Oscar O. Veterano

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews