Rolf Lislevand (1961, Oslo, Norway), is a performer of Early music specialising on lute, vihuela, baroque guitar and theorbo.
From 1980 to 1984, Lislevand studied classical guitar at the Norwegian Academy of Music. In 1984 he entered the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis in Switzerland, under the tutelage of lutenists Hopkinson Smith and Eugène Dombois up to 1987.
Since his first album as main artist with works from the "Libro Quarto d'intvolatura di Chitarrone" by composer Hieronymus Kapsberger, he had gained various awards: Diapason d’Or, Choc du Monde de la Musique, 10 de Répertoire, etc.
In 1991 he played as part of the sound-track to the French film Tous les Matins du Monde.Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license