This easy-to-read modern tablature should be completely faithful to Anthoine Carre's original tablature. Let me know of any errors you find. Donald Sauter.
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Short ID: AC58. Title: Menuet (second desus) Composer: Anthoine Carre. Source: Livre de pieces de guitarre et de musique. Page 58. Date: ca. 1690? Tuning: Baroque guitar (A D G B E). Time sig: 3. Fixes, modifications and comments (M=Measure; p=Place in measure; s=String): None. Tablature elements to be added by hand: Slurs. If only a starting point is given, slur includes all the following uninterrupted notes on the same string. None. Strums: Arrowheads ^ and v indicate strums. Open strings in strummed chords were not shown in the tablature; add as many open strings as sound good. Take a moment to re-draw the ^ arrowhead right at the top of the associated stem. Explanation of symbols: " = trill (starting on upper neighbor). , = mordent (main note to lower neighbor and back to the main note). . = do not strum this string in the chord. Octave doublings: If you are playing on a modern, single-string guitar, consider adding or substituting the next octave up almost everywhere you see a 4th- or 5th-string note. Performance style: consider playing the 8th notes inegales, that is, as dotted 8ths or "swing" 8ths (triplet feel). Leading measures in Carre's original tablature: 1 9 16. Last measure is 18. *** Download and edit out all material above and below the tablature. *** See my printing tips in the page, "General comments on the tablature." *** Print out starting with the title line below. Menuet (second desus) AC58: Page 1 of 1. Baroque guitar (A D G B E). Leading measures: 1 11. Anthoine Carre. __ ^ __ ___ __ ___ ^ __ |. | | | | | | | | | | | |. | | | | | | |. | | | | | | | | | |. | | ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ___________|_______|_.____|_______|____________|______|_0_________|______3__||_______|_"0______| ___"1___0_1|______0|_1___0|_______|_,1___3_"1_0|_3___3|_____3_"1_0|______3__||__0_1_3|______3_1| ___________|_"2____|______|_"2___0|____________|_2____|___________|_"2_____*||*_0____|_________| ___________|__3____|_2____|__0____|____________|______|___________|__0_____*||*_____3|__2______| __________3|_______|_3____|__0____|_________0__|_0___2|_3_________|______2__||_______|________0| ___________|_______|______|_______|____________|______|___________|_________||_______|_________| ^ ___ __ __ ^ | | | | | | | | | | |. | | | | | | | | | |. | | | | ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ______|_________|______|_________|_0____|_0____|_________|________||____________________________ _3_3__|_3_"1____|_0_1__|________3|___1_3|_____3|_1_"3___1|_1______||____________________________ _2____|_0____3_0|_0_0__|_"2___2_0|______|______|____0____|_______*||____________________________ ___0__|________0|___2__|__3______|_2___3|______|_________|_2_____*||____________________________ ______|________0|___3__|_________|______|_4_0_2|_________|_3______||____________________________ ______|_________|______|_________|______|______|_________|________||____________________________