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Andrei Krylov recorded this album on Renaissance Lute and Classical Guitar in St.Petersburg, Russia in 1990-1997. He performed those pieces in many recitals in different countries of the world.
The music of the album includes Lute music by:
John Dowland - great lutenist and composer from England,
Johann Daniel Mylius - who was not only composer and lutenist, but one of the most important philosophical or Rosicrucian alchemists.
Matthaus Waisselius - lutenist and composer from Konigsberg,Germany.
Elias Mertel - lutenist and composer from Germany.
Gaspar Sanz - famous musician and priest.
Carolus Bocquet - lutenist and composer from France.
Jean Baptiste Besard - French lutenist, lawyer, doctor and composer.
Joachim Van Den Hove - a Flemish/Dutch composer and a lutenist. He composed works for lute solo and for lute and voice.
Mario Fabritio Caroso - Italian lutenist and poet.
Francis Cutting - English composer and lutenist. One of the most talented English composers for the lute, especially when writing in a highly ornamented style.
Luis De Narvaez - Vihuelist born in Granada at the end of the Fifteenth Century. He was a court musician of the Comendador of León and then of the later ascending Felipe II.
Antoine Francisque - Franco-Flemish lutenist; in Cambrai in 1596, but later worked in Paris.
Andrei Krylov studied guitar in Music School and University in St.Petersburg, Russia. In 1980's-90's he worked as a classical guitar teacher and performer for the State Concert Company #Lenconcert#. He wrote music for the guitar and other instruments and he has recorded and published several albums of original guitar music, songs, new age, classical and flamenco guitar music, lute music, one of which has sold over 60,000 copies in Russia.
He has played with the St. Petersburg Chamber Orchestra (conductor, Eduard Gustin) and the "Old Petersburg " music theatre.
He has given recitals in Russia, Ukraine, Estonia, USA, and Canada. Andrei has recorded and performed for Russian Broadcast Radio and TV and a copy of his performance was published by TV St.Petersburg. In Canada, he has performed at various festivals, including Latin Extravaganza, Kitchener's Salsa In The Square, Toronto's Weston Festival, Hamilton's Concession Street and several multicultural festivals, played concerts in Niagara, Toronto, Montreal, Quebec city and other places.
Some of his performances in Canada were televised; by ONTv, by Roger's Cable and the others by COGECO and CHIN TV. Also his music played on CKTB, CHIN 97,9, Radio Katyusha, Baltika FM, Theos, Peterburg TV5 and other channels.
Andrei has been compared favourably to many great guitar players, but has a style uniquely of his own.
He is looking forward for any opportunity to present his music to audiences in Canada and worldwide
Андрей Крылов. Гитарист, Композитор. Русская классическая гитара.
Жил и работал в Петербурге (Ленинграде)преподавал гитару в ДК Ленсовета и в "джазовой" музшколе на ул. Гривцова, был артистом Ленконцерта и Театра романса "Старый Петербург" записал и издал 40 альбомов музыки для гитары, многие из которых можно купить на iTunes и CDbaby, с 1998 года живет в Канаде.
Выступает в концертных залах и клубах Канады и США.