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Franco Pavan

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Franco is a lute and theorbo player. He studied the History of Music at the University of Milan under Francesco Degrada and has devoted himself to working as a musicologist, publishing articles and essays on the history of the lute as well as on the Early Italian Seventeenth century, and sitting on the editorial board of the Journal of the Lute Society of America and the International Musicological Society Study Group. Franco has collaborated with some of the most important Italian early music ensembles including Concerto Italiano, Accordone, La Cappella della Pietà dei Turchini and the UK’s ensemble Trinity Baroque.


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