From Lute to Uke

From Lute to Uke: Early Music for Ukulele

This is a collection of 24 pieces of early lute music brilliantly arranged for the ukulele by classical guitarist and uke player, Tony Mizen. All arrangements are for GCEA-tuning and include ukulele tablature as well as music notation. Also featured is a brief history of the lute and each of the individual pieces.

The pieces have all been graded to form own choices in the VCM Exams, as set out below

  • Grade C : Bear Dance
  • Grade D : Schiarazula Marazula
  • Grade 1:
    • Orlando Sleepeth
    • Mr Dowland’s midnight
    • Tarleton’s Resurrection
  • Grade 2:
    • Pastime with Good Company
    • Pavana
    • Les Buffons
    • Allemande
    • La Volta
  • Grade 3:
    • Der Haupff Auff
    • Welscher Tanz
  • Grade 4:
    • Round Battle Galliard
    • Kemps Jig
  • Grade 5:
    • Ballett
    • The Shoemaker’s Wife
    • Bransle de Champagne
  • Grade 6:
    • Almayne
    • A Toy
    • Bransle de la Royne
    • Cancion del Emperador
  • Grade 7:
    • My Lady Hunssdon’s Puffe
    • Melancholy Galliard

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