Galliards, Pavans and Other Keyboard Works: Selections from the Fitzwilliam Virginal Book

Overview

All devotees of early keyboard music will welcome this attractive compilation of the best-known pieces from the classic Fitzwilliam Virginal Book, a remarkable collection of Elizabethan and Jacobean keyboard music. Although composed for the virginal, these pieces can be played without difficulty on the piano or any other keyboard instrument. They have been painstakingly set into modern notation, with careful preservation of the composers' intentions. Contents include such courtly dances as the galliard and pavan,...

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Overview

All devotees of early keyboard music will welcome this attractive compilation of the best-known pieces from the classic Fitzwilliam Virginal Book, a remarkable collection of Elizabethan and Jacobean keyboard music. Although composed for the virginal, these pieces can be played without difficulty on the piano or any other keyboard instrument. They have been painstakingly set into modern notation, with careful preservation of the composers' intentions. Contents include such courtly dances as the galliard and pavan, ingenious preludes, fanciful fantasias, and many other works to delight players and listeners.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486431208
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 4/2/2004
  • Series: Dover Music for Piano Series
  • Pages: 176
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Bull, John (1562?-1628)
Dr. Bull's Juell 123
Fantasia 80
A Gigge 142
A Gigge: Doctor Bull's my selfe 141
Preludium 143
The Quadran Pavan 14
-Galiard to the Quadran Pavan 22
Ut, re, mi, fa, sol, la 39
Byrd, William (1543-1623)
Callino Casturame 134
The Carmans Whistle 44
A Gigg 139
The Hunt's up 48
Jhon come kisse me now 2
La Volta (Morley) 136
O Mistris Myne 56
Pavana Lachrymae (Dowland) 94
-Galiarda (Harding) 99
Quadran Paven 110
-Galiard to the Quadran Paven 118
Wolseys Wilde 132
Caccini, Giulo Romano (1545?-1618)
Amarilli (set by Philips) 77
Dowland, John (1563-1626)
Pavana Lachrymae (set by Byrd) 94
Farnaby, Giles (1563?-1640)
Fantasia 151
Farnabye's Conceit 159
Giles Farnaby's Dreame 144
His Humour 146
His Rest: Galiard 145
Loth to Depart 154
The New Sa-Hoo 129
Rosasolis 126
Why aske you 162
Gibbons, Orlando (1583-1625)
Pavana 165
The woods so wilde 29
Harding, James (1560?-1626)
Galiarda (set by Byrd) 99
Morley, Thomas (1557?-1602)
Alman 130
La Volta (set by Byrd) 136
Fantasia 103
Munday, John (1555?-1630)
Goe from my window 34
Robin 9
Peerson, Martin (1571?-1651)
The Fall of the Leafe 158
The Primerose 157
Philips, Peter (1560?-1628)
Amarilli di Julio Romano (Caccini) 77
Pauana Doloroso 69
-Galiarda Dolorosa 75
Pavana Pagget 61
-Galiarda 66
Richardson, Ferdinand (1558?-1618)
Pavane 11
Tallis, Thomas (1505?-1585)
Felix namque 84
Tomkins, Thomas (1572-1656)
Worster Braules 150
Allemanda 159
Alman 147
An Almain 147
Can shee 140
Corranto 147
Corranto 148
Corranto 148
Corranto 149
Daunce 149
The Irishe Dumpe 138
The Irishe Ho-Hoane 11
Sr. Jhon Grayes Galiard 142
A Toy 144
Watkins Ale 138
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