The best medieval cover versions of the world famous songs for TV-project "Legends. Live" (Belarus). Вядомыя сусветныя хіты ў выкананні гурта Стары Ольса ў межах праекта тэлеканала ОНТ "Легенды. Live".
Lutenist of the Stary Olsa band Ilya Kublicki plays the Renaissance lute. Lute music is one part of repertoir of the band.
The lute is a string plucked instrument with a wooden teardrop-shaped body and one of the most popular Renaissance instruments in Europe. According to iconography, the mediaeval lute was known in Belarus since the 15th c. The Italian lute of a Renaissance type spread in Belarus in the 16th c. (thanks to Queen Bona Sforza).