Dowland, John - Mr. Dowland's Midnight

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Dowland, John - Mr. Dowland's Midnight

Post by tateharmann » Mon Jun 04, 2018 1:35 pm

Here's an excerpt from practice. I was thrilled to see an arrangement of this little gem that didn't require tuning the 3rd string down half a step. It was done by our own Marieh: viewtopic.php?f=12&t=118279

Playing it very slowly here on gut strings without nails. I didn't capo or anything either - I don't like how my guitar sounds capo'd :/
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Re: Dowland, John - Mr. Dowland's Midnight

Post by Bertran » Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:23 pm

I also don't prefer capo. The sound of guitar always looks tightly to me, bass disappear, trebles have piercing voices.
Thank you for this little gem; Dowland is always interesting. At this moment I am learning his Fantasia 7 and enjoy his imagination. Strongly recommend!

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Re: Dowland, John - Mr. Dowland's Midnight

Post by tateharmann » Thu Jul 12, 2018 10:24 pm

Thanks Bertran!

I will definitely check that one out - is the transcription for guitar available right here in the Delcamp files? If so - which level is it in?

Thanks again for listening :)
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Re: Dowland, John - Mr. Dowland's Midnight

Post by Bertran » Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:51 pm

His piece "Fantasia" you can find at Delcamp's book D09, at the first pages.
Enjoy and,... don't start with too fast tempo ;)

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Re: Dowland, John - Mr. Dowland's Midnight

Post by tateharmann » Fri Jul 13, 2018 10:16 pm

Excellent - thank you! I'm looking over it right now :)
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