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 …