Websites related to Elizabeth C. D. Brown:

CD Baby website to purchase Ms. Brown’s solo recording, La Folia de España:  Dances for Guitar

Pacific Lutheran University Guitar and Lute Program

Baroque Northwest, Early Music Ensemble directed by Kim Pineda

La Lira (formerly Le Nuove Musiche), Early Music Trio with soprano Kathy Hanson and string player Ronnee Fullerton

CD Baby website to purchase La Lira’s recording, Dolce Desio: The Birth of the Baroque in Italy, France & England

Kevin Callahan - Producer, Guitarist, Composer, Instructor

Kevin Freitas blog entry about a December 2006 lute and guitar concert given by Elizabeth C. D. Brown in Tacoma, includes pictures.

Seattle Academy of Baroque Opera, with information about the Accademia d’Amore, the summer baroque opera workshop directed by Stephen Stubbs, with many early music faculty, including Elizabeth Brown, baroque guitar and continuo faculty.

Elizabeth Brown, composer and performer (flute, shakuhachi, dan bau, theremin), no relation to Elizabeth C. D. Brown, but a very accomplished musician nonetheless!

Links to Instrument Builder’s I Have Worked With:

Barber, Stephen & Sandi Harris – Lute & Early Guitar Builders

Butterfield, John – Lute Builder

Humphrey, Thomas – Modern Guitar Builder, Millennium design

LoPrinzi, Augustino – Modern Guitar (classical and steel string) & Ukelele Builder

Núñez, Sebastián & Verónica Estevez – Lute, Early Guitar, Harpsichords Builders and Original Instrument Restoration

Schreiner, Michael – Lute and Early Guitar Builder

Tomlinson, Grant – Lute Builder

Lute, Early Guitars and Early Music Links:

Early Music Guild – Concerts and other Early Music events in Seattle, includes information on many Seattle based musicians and ensembles

Lute Society of America – Information on the lute, LSA seminars and links to many builders and performers.  Also some information on early guitars.

Wayne Cripp’s Lute Page – Includes a large listing of lutes and early guitars for sale, various downloads, links to builders, lute pictures and much, much more.  Also where one goes to join the lute discussion list.

The Baroque Guitar – Information on baroque guitar composers, downloads of many pieces and links to other baroque guitar sites.

The Baroque Guitar Homepage - An excellent reference on surviving guitar books by Dr. Gary R. Boye.

The Early Romantic Guitar Homepage – A huge site on early romantic guitars (roughly 1780-1850) with information on current builders, surviving instruments, instruments for sale, composers and much more.


Seattle Classic Guitar Society – Information on Classical guitar concerts and events in Seattle and various other items of interest.

Guitar Foundation of America – Large site with information on GFA events and numerous links to performers, teachers and guitar societies.

Rosewood Guitar – Seattle’s classical guitar store, with sheet music, instruments and recordings.  Also home to the Rosewood Recording label.