Saturday, September 25, 2010

Couperin - Les barricades mystérieuses (Low 4th)

Something to sink your teeth into.
I've been working on those tabs on an off for quite a while and it's still a work in progress: let me know what you think.

Tabs for low fourth tuning in TablEdit version.

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Juan de la Encina - Soy contento y vos servido

Poet, playwright and composer of the Spanish Renaissance.
This is one of his songs adapted for low fourth tuning:

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Binchois - Les très doux yeux

Gilles Binchois' mother apparently was from Binche, famous for its carnival and its "gilles" with their ostrich feathers headgears and orange baskets.
An adaptation of this medieval rondel for low 4th uke in TablEdit format.

Monday, September 6, 2010

Il estoit une fillette - High G

For re-entrant uke.
The two previous versions were in C. This is in the key of F.

Sunday, September 5, 2010

Il estoit une fillette - Baritone tabs

A tab version for the baritone uke .
Naturally, it can also be played on a uke with a low G tuning and vice-versa for the previous version. So why a second low 4th version? Just to celebrate my the new baritones I've been building and playing!

Saturday, September 4, 2010

Janequin - Il estoit une fillette (Low G)

A charmingly bawdy song by Clément Janequin, here adapted for low G tuning:

I'll post the re-entrant and baritone tabs later as I'm still working on the easiest fingering for those.