A selection of intermediate pieces by Alonso Mudarra (ca 1510 - 1580) adapted for the Ukulele or Renaissance Guitar, using musical notation and tablature.
Ancient music written for the modern ukulele ….. None!
Playing ancient music on the ukulele ….. Absolutely!
This collection of intermediate pieces by Alonso Mudarra (ca 1510 - 1580) are adapted for the Ukulele or Renaissance Guitar, using musical notation and tablature. The pieces in this book in roughly the same order as the original books, however, not all of the original pieces are included in this book of arrangements. When playing a soprano, concert or tenor ukulele, linear tuning is required (i.e. using a low G string). Notes about the composer and pieces are at the back of this book.
10 (Libro I)
11 to 15 (Libro II)
Kyrie (Beata Virgine) Josquin des Pres
Kyrie Josquin des Pres
Benedictus Josquin des Pres
Kyrie (Ave Maria) Antoine de Févin
Spiritu (Beata Virgine) Josquin des Pres
Recordings of the pieces played at various tempos are posted on SoundCloud and/or YouTube (search for Mudarra Favorites on the Ukulele or Ancient Music for Ukulele).
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