• Mignarda

    Now in their 20th concert season, American lute song duo Ron Andrico and Donna Stewart specialize in thoughtful programming illuminating the vibrant mingling of renaissance music and poetry. Mignarda captures the intricacy of 16th century music for voice and lute with warmth and style.

    historical music...
    transcending history

  • September 2021: new release

    “Doulce Mémoire”, the title track of Mignarda's 15th album, opens the gate to a sampling of early airs de cour by Adrian Le Roy and moves forward chronologically and stylistically to music of a few decades later — to what is essentially music of the early baroque.

    now available for streaming & downloading:

    Unquiet Thoughts

  • Adoro Te: Gregorian chant hymns & antiphons

    Sacred chant heard in a sacred space has a special transporting quality and has moved hearts, minds and souls for millennia.

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  • Mignarda Editions

    Historical sources of lute music presented in practical performing editions. Featured publication: Mater Dolorosa. A companion to the 2020 Mignarda recording in lute tablature and keyboard transcriptions.

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MIGNARDA: Donna Stewart & Ron Andrico

Lute song and practical performing editions.

Mignarda's internationally popular blog, "Unquiet Thoughts" publishes thoughts on lutes and luting in the 21st century, including our weekly series of Saturday quotes.

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