Ornamentation according to Tartini

Hello! This month we have been busy with Tartini’s ornamentation treatise. First we talked about trills and other ornaments, as helpfully described by him: Tartini also talks about so-called natural modes. These are ornaments that even unschooled “amateur” musicians are automatically making, given that they have ‘Nature’s gift for music’. Tartini …

Diminution Challenge!

Modern edition of the 100 Diminutions (Cento Pasaggi) from Banchieri’s Cartella Musicale. Let us know if you find any mistakes or have any questions! Thank you Iason Marmaras for your help with the word setting and corrections! Cartella_Musicale_Banchieri_Cento_Pasaggi_(diminutions)v2 Here is the original cut from the larger document. Banchieri_Cento_Pasaggi_Original In this …

Combining videos

As we explain in this video, you can combine our videos to make larger structures. Some videos talk about basic building blocks, …