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An interview with Brandon Acker

Brandon Acker is a classical guitarist and specialist on early plucked instruments such as the lute, baroque guitar and theorbo. His latest passion has been to run his successful Youtube channel which now has over 350,000 subscribers and 22 million views. His channel provides educational content about early plucked instruments as well as guitar tips [...]

Celebrating 11 years together!

We are proud to announce our eleventh anniversary and, as usual, a week with great discounts on all our catalog. This year was also a hard time for all of us but, thanks to the vaccination efforts all around the world, I truly think we are in a much better place now. We all know [...]

The lute in the time of COVID (iv): Michal Gondko

We are glad to continue posting more interviews with different profiles related to the lute (professional musicians, teachers, societies, luthiers ...) with the main intention of highlighting the impact of COVID on the particular activity of this sector. I hope this can help to put a spotlight on the situation of this very small segment [...]

The lute in the time of COVID-19 (iii): Ariel Abramovich

We are glad to continue posting more interviews with different profiles related to the lute (professional musicians, teachers, societies, luthiers ...) with the main intention of highlighting the impact of COVID on the particular activity of this sector. I hope this can help to put a spotlight on the situation of this very small segment [...]

The lute in the time of COVID-19 (ii): The Lute Society

We are glad to continue posting more interviews with different profiles related to the lute (professional musicians, teachers, societies, luthiers ...) with the main intention of highlighting the impact of COVID on the particular activity of this sector. Chris Goodwin answered our questions on behalf of the Lute Society, where they have dealing with their [...]

Entretien avec Matéo Crémades, sculpteur sur parchemin

Il est impossible de ne pas être absolument fasciné par le travail de Matéo Crémades (33 ans), proche de la préciosité ou de la virtuosité, et de réfléchir immédiatement à la sophistication que nous pouvons atteindre, en tant qu’espèce, dans n’importe quelle discipline à laquelle nous sommes confrontés. Je ne peux pas penser à un […]

me:mo project, an interview with Lukas Henning

Just by watching his bachelor and master concerts it is clear to me that Lukas Henning is a really special musician, one of those that can inspire other people with his own passion, one of those that will bring the attention of any kind of audience: skilled lutenists, amateur musicians or just casual listeners. What […]

We celebrate our eighth anniversary!

It seems that it was yesterday, on November 22, 2010, when we finally opened the access to Cuerdas Pulsadas and made the start of this project . During this eight year journey we have made great friends, we have personally met many clients and we have helped and advised within our possibilities a good number […]

Cats&Lutes: an interview with the illustrator, Nathan Nun

  I always had this idea about doing some art work cats and lutes for a while and, finally, I was lucky to found Nathan Nun and his awesome work at Etsy. Most of the public illustrations made by Nathan are human-characterized cats playing different roles, even some of them were already related to music. […]