"Transcribing White Mensural Notation and Lute Tablature"
A guide to transcribing period musical sources into modern notation by Lord Tristan d'Avignon
This is a primer in the basics behind transcribing music from 15th- or 16th-century sources into modern notation for performance. The class covers the principles of simple symbols, time signatures, imperfection, alteration and ligatures for white mensural notation, and gives an easy-to-use notation and rhythm guide for French and Italian lute tablature. A series of period sources are included, as well as an answers section to compare the student's new transcriptions against.
twmnlt.pdf (2,515 Kb)
twmnltanswers.pdf (812 Kb)
manuscriptpaper.mdi (9 Kb)
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