Notated Music The pleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet
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- The pleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet
- Greeting, Thomas -- -1682
Created / Published
- J. Playford, London, 1680, monographic.
- - Flageolet -- Instruction and study -- Early works to 1800
- - Tablature (Music) -- Early works to 1800
- - Signatures: Title-page (verson blank) unsigned, A⁴-H⁴.
- - The music, 70 tunes in tablature, with caption, "Lessons for the flagelett," is engraved. The 1st ed. apparently contained 20 leaves of music, extending through sig. E, the last page in which is marked "Finis." The 2nd ed. (1673) added 8 leaves of music, extending through sig. G, the last page in which is marked "Finis." This edition adds 4 leaves of music, through sig. H, the last page in which is also marked "Finis."
- - Quotation in manuscript from Pepy's diary, Feb. 28, 1666-67 and manuscript note concerning 1682 edition on fly-leaves.
- - Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (additional physical form)
- electronic resource
- 1 p.l.,  p. ;  p. (music) 10 x 17 cm.
- MT359 .G86
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Greeting, Thomas. Thepleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet. J. Playford, London, monographic, 1680. Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/dcmbook.0002/.
APA citation style:
Greeting, T. (1680) Thepleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet. J. Playford, London, monographic. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/dcmbook.0002/.
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Greeting, Thomas. Thepleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet. J. Playford, London, monographic, 1680. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/dcmbook.0002/>.