• Mignarda

    Now in their 17th 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

  • April 2021: new release

    Mignarda's 14th album is the capstone of decades of insight into the songs of John Dowland and his peers, concentrating on songs with exquisite poetical texts by some of the best poets of the Elizabethan age.

    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. Our latest 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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