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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

FOR BAROQUE GUITAR: This tablature is faithful to Sanz's original for the 
  Baroque guitar.  It has been flipped "right-side up."  Continual rhythm 
  information is shown.  If you have a modern guitar, consider adding or 
  substituting the octave above any note played on the 4th or 5th string.  
  In strummed chords, add as many open strings as sound good.  Or, try 
  the ready-to-go version for MODERN GUITAR.  

Fixes to the original (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.  

  M17p4 original had no strum mark.  Up-strum added here.  
  
  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.  

Explanation of symbols: 
  " = trill, generally starting on upper neighbor. 
  # = vibrato. 
  , = mordent, main note to lower neighbor and back to the main note. 
  ^ = up strum (toward treble). 
  v = down strum (toward bass). 
  z = rest symbol. 
  ~~~~~~ = slur the notes above the wavy line. 

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____|_________||_()___________________________________________________
____|____________|____________|_________||______________________________________________________