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Passacalles

by Gaspar Sanz

Title:     Passacalles
Composer:  Gaspar Sanz
Source:    Instruccion de Musica sobre la Guitarra Española
Location:  Tomo 2, page 5, 3rd piece ("c") on page.
Short ID:  gs2.5c
Date:      1675

Tuning:    Baroque guitar (A D G B E).
Time sig:  C

Fixes, modifications and comments (M=Measure; p=Place in measure; s=String): 
  M16 alignment of fret numbers was not clear.  It was hard to distinguish 
    between
     _________________________
    |__0____0|_0____0|__0___0|    I went with the 2nd choice here.  
    |____2___|___2___|____2__|    (Note that p3 in that measure is a 
    |________|_______|_______|    likely spot for adding the high octave.)
    |_0____0_|_0___0_|_0____0|
    |________|_______|_______|
    |________|_______|_______|

  M8p1s1 original showed a mordent symbol (lower grace note).  Mordent 
    eliminated here since it's hardly possible.  
  
  M18 is an example of a passage in Sanz that leads people to wonder if 
  he had a high G string on his 3rd course.  

Tablature elements to be added by hand:
  None, but you might want to neaten the appearance of the arrowheads. 

Explanation of symbols: 
  " = trill, generally starting on upper neighbor. 
  # = vibrato.
  , = mordent, main note to lower neighbor and back to the main note.

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. 

Octave doublings: If you play this on a modern guitar, consider adding or 
  substituting the octave above any note played on the 4th or 5th string. 

Modern guitar version: 
  M18. I added high G's above the open 3rd string.  
  . = do not play this string in a strummed chord.  

Leading measures in Sanz's original tablature:
  1 12.  Last measure is 20.


                                          Passacalles
                                                                                     Gaspar Sanz

Baroque guitar (A D G B E).  Leading measures: 1 10 17.                         Short ID: gs2.5c


     ___ ___  ^   ^ ___  ^   ___ ___  ^   ^ ___  ^      ___ ___  ^   ^    ^   ___ ___           
     | | | |  | | | | |  | | | | | |  | | | | |  | |    | | | |  | | | |  | | | | | |  | | | |  
________________v__________v____________v__________________________v___v____v___________________
___________0|_1___2_0_2|_3__________|_3___3____|_1___||_5_3_1_0|_1___5__|_3__________|___0____|_
_____3_2_3__|_3___1____|_3__________|_3___2_0_2|_3___||________|_3___3__|_3___3_1____|_____2__|_
____________|_2___2____|____________|_____2____|_2___||________|_2___5__|_3_______3_2|_0___0__|_
____________|__________|_____3_2_0__|_____2____|_____||________|_____4__|_5___0______|________|_
____________|__________|_1_________3|_1________|_____||________|________|____________|_1_____0|_
____________|__________|____________|__________|_____||________|________|____________|________|_

      ___ ___ ___  ___ ___ ___ ___  ___ ___ ___ ___  ___ ___ ___ ___         ___ ___  ^ ___     
 |    | | | | | |  | | | | | | | |  | | | | | | | |  | | | | | | | |  | |    | | | |  | | | |   
________________________________________________________________________________________________
___||____________|___0_1_0________|_3______________|_0______________|_1___||_0_____0|_1___0_5___
_3_||_1__________|_3_______3_1____|________________|___3_2_0________|_3___||___2____|_3_____3___
___||___3_2_0____|_____________3_2|_3_2_0__________|_________2_0____|_____||________|_2_____5___
_0_||_________3_2|_0______________|_______3_2_0____|_____________3_2|_0___||_0___0__|___0___4___
___||____________|________________|_____________3_1|_0______________|_____||________|___________
___||____________|________________|________________|________________|_____||________|___________

 ___  ^   ___ ___  ^ ___   ___                                                                  
 | |  | | | | | |  | | | | | |  | | | |                                                         
________v_______________________________________________________________________________________
____|_3_____2____|_3_____0____|_1_______||_()___________________________________________________
____|_3__________|_3_2_3___3_2|_3_______||_()()_________________________________________________
_3__|_3___0___0__|_3__________|_________||_()()()_______________________________________________
____|____________|____________|_0_______||_()()()_______________________________________________
___0|___________0|_______0____|_________||_()()_________________________________________________
____|____________|____________|_________||_()___________________________________________________