Examples from 100 Ballade, Rondeaux and Virelais

Examples from 100 Ballade, Rondeaux and Virelais

I have recently read this book and enjoyed it.  Though my Medieval French is non existent I got a sense of what exactly was going on in the 14C and 15C world of “Forme Fixes”.  I have set up a page of the examples with pdf’s and audio versions.  Well worth a listen.  Click below […]

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Almaine 2

Here is the Second of the Almaine known as Sir Henry Guildford his Almaine, from A Variety of Lute Lessons 1610 published by Robert Dowland. There is no Composer listed. This has been converted to notation (available from my website for Lute and Guitar Pitch www.thewrittennote.co.uk) and then realised by editing the notes so that […]

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