LEGNANI WORLD PROJECT
THE GUITAR, OUR PASSION
LEGNANI 36 CAPRICES op. 20 for 36 WORLD GUITAR MASTERS
Thanks to the 36 wonderful guitarists who during the Covid-19 lockdown wanted to say that the passion for the guitar is stronger than anything and that even in times of difficulty it can unite men and women from all over the world. All together they interpreted a masterpiece in the history of music: the 36 Capricci op. 20 for guitar by Luigi Legnani. Here are their names:
Rafael Aguirre, Spain; Uroš Barič, Slovenia; Gabriel Bianco, France; Diamond Campbell, Australia; Petrik Çeku, Kosovo; Gian Marco Ciampa, Italy; Maurizio Colonna, Italy; András Csáki, Hungary; Artyom Dervoed, Russia; Aniello Desiderio, Italy; Andrea De Vitis, Italy; Margarita Escarpa, Spain; Eliot Fisk, Usa; Arody Garcia, Mexico; Pablo Garibay, Mexico; Antigoni Goni, Greece; Andrea González Caballero, Spain; Drew Henderson, Canada; Dimitri Illarionov, Russia; Rene Izquierdo, Cuba; Edin Karamazov, Bosnia and Herzegovina; Vojin Kocić, Serbia; Goran Krivocapić, Montenegro; Juan Carlos Laguna, Mexico; Rovshan Mamedkuliev, Azerbaijan; Carlo Marchione, Italy; Lucio Matarazzo, Italy; Thomas Müller-Pering, Germany; Kyuhee Park, South Korea; Tatiana Ryzhkova, Belarus; Christian Saggese, Italy; David Starobin, Usa; Marco Tamayo, Cuba; Giulio Tampalini, Italy; Xuefei Yang, China; Fábio Zanon, Brasil.
From Giulio Tampalini, the project initiator and organizer:
Dear Uroš, thanks a lot for taking part in the Legnani world project! Your wonderful sound, your magnificent expressiveness, your amazing talent enhance all the richness of this Capriccio by Luigi Legnani. Congratulations!
Guitar: Michele Della Giustina (2001)
Strings: Augustine Classic Blue
Recorded with two Earthworks SV33 and two Schoeps CMC6/MK21 microphones. Preamps/converters: Earthworks ZDT 1022 and Metric Halo ULN-2.
Video: 2x Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera with Samyang 12mm T2.2 Cine, Sigma ART 18-35 f/1.8 and Sigma ART 30mm f/1.4.