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Lute solos (Fronimo + pdf, midi, tab)

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Files in sections differ on format and contents.


Source of files:

Sarge Gerbode's Lute Page
http://gerbode.net

Mirror:
http://lute.ru/gerbode/





About Section

The section includes about 4000 products for the lute more than 200 composers. In this section all files are presented in ft2 format and duplicated in pdf, midi, tab. The size of all these files is not large, that allows to open these files in mode On-line. In the same section it is possible to download program FRONIMO.
In difference from other formats, ft2 allows not only to look through, listen (midi) and to print out files, but also to change displays tabulatures in a kind French, Italian, Spanish or German.
    Small advice: For convenience of viewing, after opening file, press in the menu button Print Preview. In this mode you can look through tabulature in page mode with changes of scale. Press F5 to see name or to change kinds tabulature (French, Italian, etc.)
    Attention New version FRONIMO 3.0, files have expansion ft3 and are not supported by the old version. In this section there are such files. For opening ft3 it is necessary to install this program. Download any version FRONIMO Here >>>

Search of files
In this file archive there is a search. Open the link of any composer. You will find below the search form. Search is carried out on folders and files of all archive

About other sections:
Lute books
(Acrobat Reader)
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Lute books
(Fandango)
This section contains the lute books and collections with more than 3000 products in E-format jtb Fandango program (formerly Django). Fandango allows you to conveniently view, create, edit, and listen to the files. In this section you can download this program.
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Manuscripts
(Image, pdf books)
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Russian seven-string guitar
(Acrobat Reader)
It is the most mysterious musical instrument concerning the history. It is a lot of disputes, but anybody plainly cannot explain two hundred year's history of a seven-stringed guitar. Who was the founder of this instrument?, sources of occurrence?, etc. This page contains set of notes and textbooks for free uploading.
This page in Russian: GO >>
The most urgent question
How to play lute compositions at the guitar? What does it mean - lute tabulature and how is it to read? How to tune lute or guitar for the playing of lute music? And many other recommendations you can find in the section "Theory and practice of play". You can go to this section directly from here: GO >>