Awake Sweet Love: Anthology of Lute Music 14-CD Box Set
The lute, with its gentle, soothing string timbre, has touched many a heart string in its long history. It was an instrument of courtship and many love songs were accompanied by its sonorous tones. Great composers like Dowland, J.S. Bach, Purcell, Couperin, and others wrote extensively for the instrument, and this set contains the complete works of the masters of the genre – 288 tracks in all!
Guaranteed to provide hours of engaging listening, this release is an essential must-buy for anyone with an interest in string repertoire.
Total Time: Over 15 hours