Interviews, Articles & Quotes

Interview in EXIT N°303, 2020
Interview in (Canada), 2020
Interview in ‘Meet The Artist’. 2019
Excellent Article on Contemporary Lute Music by Silvia Amato in Hispanic Lyra N°25 with also attention to Gilbert Isbin’s contribution to the new lute music repertoire.
Interview with Susan King in LSA Quarterly Vol 50, N°1, 2015
Interview on Prepared Guitar Blogspot by Miguel Capon, 2015
Article in ‘De Wereld Morgen’ , 2012
Interview on the CD  ‘RECALL’ in NOSTALGIA  N°40 January 2003, The Magazine Of The Japanese Lute Society By David Van Ooijen
Interview on www. InMusic (Germany) in 2000 about the Gilbert Isbin Plays Nick Drake CD. 
Interview in Guitarnoise (USA) by A-J Charon
Article in New Folksounds (NL) on Gilbert Isbin/Iep Fourier Duo
Article in Folkroddels on Gilbert Isbin/Iep Fourier Duo

The Bilboard guide of Progressive Music


Lute Quarterly Vol. XLVII, N°4 (Lute Society of America) : Belgian lute player Gilbert Isbin is no average lute player. Originally a guitar player he has managed to fuze early music, folk music, and jazz into a unique blend to interpret historical music and create new music.£
Arthur Ness: ‘I’ve enjoyed your lute pieces. There really should be more modern music for our instrument.
Brian Wright (composer, lutenist) : This music you are creating is beautiful, exciting and always stimulating
Dick Hoban (LSA) : This is very interesting music.’
Denys Stephens (UK Lute Society) : ‘This is exciting and attractive lute music’
David Van Ooijen :It is good to see more and more modern music for lute is written, performed and published. This way our beloved instrument will be able to secure a place for itself in the future, not just in the past.

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