Galliards, Pavans And Other Keyboard Works: Selections From The Fitzwilliam Virginal Book

Books | Harpsichord

Publisher: Dover Publications
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

All devotees of early Keyboard music will welcome this attractive compilation of the best-known pieces from the classic Fitzwilliam Virginal Book, a remarkable collection of Elizabethan and Jacobean keyboard music. Although composed for the Virginal, these pieces can be played without difficulty on the Piano or any other Keyboard instrument. They have been painstakingly set into modern notation, with careful preservation of the composers' intentions. Contents include such courtly dances as the galliard and pavan, ingenious preludes, fanciful fantasias, and many other works to delight players and listeners.

Dover Original compilation of works from the Fitzwilliam Virginal Book.

ISBN: 9780486431208
Published on: 28 November 2014
No of pages: 176
Language: English
Catalogue No: 0486431207
 

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    8 out of 10

    Rachel

    Framlingham GB Keen amateur musician.
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    Excellent selection.
    Rather flimsy paper.
    Confirmed purchase: 21 January 2016
    Published on: 08 February 2016