Composer List‎ > ‎

Francesco Cardone

fl. late 16th century

Italian lutenist/composer; active in Naples.

Two pieces for solo lute survive in the following manuscript: 


PL-Kj, Mus. ms. 40032 [The Barbarino Lute Book c.1580-1610]

RISM B VII, p. 22 - SMT III/2, p. 102-112 - Kirsch/Meierott, Lautentabulaturen, 1992, p. 1-53


Modern edition of part of the manuscript:  

Griffiths, John. Obras del Manuscrito 'Barbarino' [...]. Hispanica Lyra: Revista de la Sociedad de la Vihuela

Both pieces also contained in the following edition:

Griffiths, John and D. Fabris (eds). Neapolitan Lute MusicFabrizio Dentice, Giulio Severino, Giovanni Antonio Severino, Francesco Cardone. Recent Researches in Music of the Renaissance 140. Madison: A-R Editions, 2004. [xxvi + 181pp]