Forma Antiqva hits the right notes

Here and later on the recital, Daniel Zapico made his theorbo sound more prominent than most other interpreters you come across, who generally content themselves with generating a background buzz. Not this player: his open bass strings resonated with impressive amplitude while the rapidity of his left hand work in rapid passages during a ricercar by Diego Ortiz made the air crackle with controlled fire.

The Age, Melbourne, Australia.
Clive O’Connell | Octubre de 2007.