Early Guitars and Vihuela

A network for historic guitars and vihuelas

For all gut strung historical guitars (Renaissance, Baroque, and Early Romantic) and related plucked, fretted instruments up to c. 1850

 

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Latest Activity

Wolfgang Praxmarer is now a member of Early Guitars and Vihuela
Saturday
Wout Bosma commented on Wout Bosma's status
"Jelma, thanks for your reply. I put in membership request. "
Thursday
Wout Bosma posted a status
"Anyone with historical building expertise on citterns ? Is there a proof for a certain sequence of building citterns ? Any articles ? Please"
Mar 23
Martyn Hodgson replied to Martyn Hodgson's discussion Realisation of some eighteenth century Spanish six course guitar tablature
"Yes - the mandora is louder than a 'baroque' lute - partly due to higher string tensions possible (since fewer courses) but also the use of overwound strings from the earliest (partly the reason I've previously suggested which allowed…"
Mar 23
Monica Hall replied to Martyn Hodgson's discussion Realisation of some eighteenth century Spanish six course guitar tablature
"Thanks for this. I was able to open the files and save them for further reference. I don't have a 6-course guitar but your realization looks very convincing. Thanks for the link to Zincke as well. I enjoyed listening to it. The mandora is quite…"
Mar 22
Martyn Hodgson replied to Martyn Hodgson's discussion Realisation of some eighteenth century Spanish six course guitar tablature
"IMG_20171229_0001.pdf IMG_20171229_0005.pdf IMG_20171229_0006.pdf IMG_20171229_0007.pdf Good to hear from you. Here are the files again (I hope!). The first two are scans of the MS with my (presumed flags added - questionable and open to…"
Mar 21
Monica Hall replied to Martyn Hodgson's discussion Realisation of some eighteenth century Spanish six course guitar tablature
"How funny that you should have raised this again at this point. Having time on my hands I have been going through my files deleting things I don't need any more. The one about this manuscript with your original message is one I decided to keep.…"
Mar 21
Martyn Hodgson posted a discussion

Realisation of some eighteenth century Spanish six course guitar tablature

Over two years ago I posted this below on the Romantic Guitar site  - it met with no response!  I've now added to it and copied it here from the early romantic guitar forum. Now the advice to isolate ourselves as much as possible from viral contamination is general, it gives me time to look again at some of these loose threads - and maybe you too may find time to examine this very early music for the new fangled six course guitar in eighteenth century Spain.In addition to the questions posed…See More
Mar 21

Forum

Realisation of some eighteenth century Spanish six course guitar tablature 4 Replies

Started by Martyn Hodgson in Baroque Guitar. Last reply by Martyn Hodgson Mar 23.

early romantic lyre guitar frets? 5 Replies

Started by Christopher Davies in Early Romantic Guitar. Last reply by Christopher Davies Feb 23.

Neck reset advice for early romantic guitar 4 Replies

Started by Christopher Davies in Instrument Building, Repair, and Strings. Last reply by Christopher Davies Feb 23.

Roosebeck Sellas Baroque Guitar

Started by Daniel Conrad Formell in For Sale / Wanted Feb 21.

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Donate

 
 
 

Events

Other Network Groups

Badge

Loading…

Notes

Sources

Here is a new(ish) page that lists most known four- and five-course guitar sources, besides lute music: https://www.earlymusicsources.com/more/lute-music-sources?fbclid=IwAR1I8XtiHpVtGuHb5vc6NK-RSPNxh73OuDQq-eIhxfYn-skrX-wr1gkHPaI

Created by Jelma van Amersfoort Aug 31, 2019 at 11:05am. Last updated by Jelma van Amersfoort Aug 31, 2019.

About the EG&V Ning Network

This Early Guitars and Vihuela Ning network was created by Rob MacKillop on May 17, 2008. The current Network Creator is Rocky Mjos. Jelma van Amersfoort is co-Administrator.

Created by Rob MacKillop May 20, 2008 at 12:30pm. Last updated by Rocky Mjos Aug 22, 2015.

© 2020   Created by Rocky Mjos.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service