Does anyone know where I can find a downloadable copy of the following (by Pierre Porro):Journal de guitarre, ou choix d'airs nouveaux de tous les caractères, avec préludes, accompagnements, airs variés etc. etc. pincé et doigté marqués pour l'instruction, dédié aux amateurs par Mr PorroIs the SPES edition just a collection of a few pieces from the larger work?Thank you,ThomasSee More
"More music 12 sonates by Johan Cristian Schickhart for baroque guitar and bass Voice-generationen. Avaliable for free from kristian Buhl Mortensens website. Diesel free download from the website of the Royal Danish Library. www.kd.dk"
"Granata: works for 2 violins, guitar & basso. (there is a nice edition from the Lute Society edited Richard Mackenzie)
Carre: treble, guitar & basso
Corbetta: (1643) Sinfonia for guitar & basso
Matteis: (English Edition, 1682) has 3…"
With the exchange rate what it is domestically built theorbos are very much in demand among young students. That should be easy to sell and no one can afford to order from abroad these days. That should be good for the progress of domestic building.
I always re-cut the nut spacing one instruments, both for myself and in various arrangements for students of widely differing sizes and repertoires. Make it your own.
Boone is lovely although the last time I was there it was in a snowstorm on the first days of Spring some years ago. My former student Dan Swenberg often goes up there for vacation to a cabin owned by his parents, I think. Have you ever been in touch with Gary Boye, who is, I think at the State University there?