New Renaissance Lute Facsimile
Intavolatura manoscritta per liuto del duomo di Castelfranco Veneto
A cura / Edited by Franco Rossi
Bibliotheca Musica Bononiensis, IV/103. Bologna, 2012. 4°, 38, 216 pp, CD. Full color facsimile (in CD format) plus B&W monochrome facsimile. This manuscript, beautifully copied by Giovanni Pacolini for an English patron, provides testimony to the repertoire intended for solo lute as well as pieces conceived for the unusual ensemble of three lutes. The collection includes music by the most important composers of the first half of the XVI century, and contains a wealth of extraordinary unica pieces, above all some works by Francesco da Milano. Introduction in It-Eng. Wrappers.