The Spanish Guitar

The Spanish Guitar

José Miguel Moreno is, definitely, the largest Spanish specialist in historical plucked string instruments. concert, investigator, constructor, collector, cofounder of the label Glossa, Moreno has been, over the last 30 years, the guiding beacon for generations of guitarists and lute players worldwide. Glossa published two of his recordings and legendary, The Spanish Guitar (1536-1836) and the Spanish Guitar (1818-1918), Recently Discontinued and now recovered in a double disc.
Moreno uses instruments built by Lourdes Uncilla and himself to give new life to fundamental repertoire for guitar history as bequeathed by Narvaez vihuelistas, Milan and Mudarra, compounds by Francisco Guerau, Santiago de Murcia and Gaspar Sanz, the romantic scores of Fernando Sor or Johann Kaspar Mertz. Tarrega and Llobet, the masters of post-romance, close this journey of infinite musicality through the most representative compositions of four centuries of Spanish guitar.
This special edition marks, Besides, the beginning of a new stage of collaboration of José Miguel Moreno with the label he founded, with new recordings that appear from autumn this year.