Mattias Jacobsson Schulstad Performs "Come, Heavy Sleep" by Benjamin Britten

"Come, Heavy Sleep" from Nocturnal after John Dowland, op. 70, by Benjamin Britten (1913–1976), performed by Mattias Jacobsson Schulstad on a guitar made by Ignacio Fleta.

Filmed in the Patio from the Castle of Vélez Blanco at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, August 2013. 

Featured Instrument:
Ignacio Fleta (Spanish, 1897–1977). Guitar, 1953. Spruce, rosewood, Height: 38 7/16 in. (97.7 cm); Width (lower bouts): 14 9/16 in. (37 cm); Depth (at tail): 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Partial and Promised Gift of The Jonathan & Faye Kellerman Foundation, 2010 (2010.420)

Production support was provided by The Augustine Foundation.

Producer and Director: Kate Farrell
Editor: Marina Zarya
Camera: Alex Rappaport, Sarah Cowan
Lighting: Ned Hallick
Sound Recording and Post-production Audio: Marlan Barry
Production Coordinator: Stephanie Wuertz
Production Assistant: Marina Zarya

Organized by the Department of Musical Instruments
J. Kenneth Moore, Frederick P. Rose Curator in Charge
Jayson Kerr Dobney, Associate Curator and Administrator
Bradley Strauchen-Scherer, Associate Curator
Susana Caldeira, Assistant Conservator
Pamela Summey, Programs Coordinator
Marian Eines, Associate for Administration

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