Joachim Held - Weiss: Early Works (2018)
Classical | WEB FLAC (tracks) & front cover | 288 MB
Label: haenssler CLASSIC | Tracks: 25 | Time: 69:25 min
Silvius Leopold Weiss is a composer whose compositions for the lute have been subject of much academic research and now enjoy an extensive discography. His early works, featured on this new release, show the new Italian influence on the young composer. Joachim Held is one of the foremost lute players of his generation. He captivates his audience with the refinement of his playing and moves the listener with expressing the different moods of the soul. In 2006 Joachim Held became the first ever lute player to receive the renowned German Echo- Klassik Award. He won in the category of Best soloist recording of the year for his album Delightful Lute-Pleasure. Baroque Lute music from the lands of the Habsburgs, released by Hanssler Classic.