This easy-to-read modern tablature follows Anthoine Carre's original tablature faithfully, but has modifications for use on the modern guitar. Donald Sauter.

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Short ID:  AC23mod.
Title:     Alemande.
Composer:  Anthoine Carre.
Source:    Livre de pieces de guitarre et de musique.
           Page 23. 
Date:      ca. 1690?

Tuning:    MODERN GUITAR (A D G B E).
Time sig:  Cut (slashed "C".)

ATTENTION!!!  The tablature presented below has been modified from 
Carre's original for use on the MODERN GUITAR.  Octave notes have been 
added above 4th and 5th string notes, and chords have been explicitly 
filled out.  Compare this tablature with the original in AC23 - it is 
laid out identically.  

The point is to provide you with an example of how easy it is to modify 
baroque guitar music for the modern guitar.  The texture is almost always 
thin enough so that you can easily add the necessary octave note.  The 
decisions made here are not authoritative!  Change anything you don't like!  

For another example of baroque guitar tablature modified for the modern 
guitar, see the Passacaille by Gallot.

Fixes, modifications and comments (M=Measure; p=Place in measure; s=String): 
  Same as for AC23.

Tablature elements to be added by hand:
  Slurs. If only a starting point is given, slur includes all the following 
  uninterrupted notes on the same string.  Some slurs will have to be 
  rethought after adding the extra notes for the modern guitar.  In m17, 
  m19 and m52, I slide the octaves up a fret.  Dunno what the early music 
  police would say about that...  
    M3 p2s2.
    M5 p4-6s2.
    M6 p2-4s1.
    M8 p3-4s1.
    M13 p1s1.
    M14 p2-4s2, p2s4.
    M17 p2s5.
    M19 p2s5.
    M22 p4s1.
    M23 p2s2.
    M24 p4s1.
    M25 p2s2.
    M33 p2-3s1.
    M35 p2s1.
    M39 p2s2.
    M46 p3s2.
    M49 p2s2.
    M51 p2-4s2.
    M52 p3-4s5.
    M53 p2-4s1.
    M57 p2-3s1.
    M59 p4s3.

Strums: Arrowheads ^ and v indicate strums. Open strings in strummed chords 
  were not shown in the tablature; add as many open strings as sound good. 
  Take a moment to re-draw the ^ arrowhead right at the top of the associated 
  stem.

Explanation of symbols: 
  " = trill (starting on upper neighbor). 
  , = mordent (main note to lower neighbor and back to the main note).
  . = do not strum this string in the chord. 
  $ = petite reprise symbol.  Return to the sign and play to the end.
  ( = "chute."  A note in a chord is reached by a slur from its lower 
      neighbor.  It is not crushed like a mordent.  For example:  

         ^ ___ ___          ___ ___ ___  
         | | | | |          | | | | | |  
      _____v_______       __^___v_______
      |_(3________|       |_2_3________|
      |__3________|       |_3__________|
      |______3_2_0|   =   |_______3_2_0|
      |___________|       |____________|
      |__1________|       |_1__________|
      |___________|       |____________|

Performance style: consider playing the 8th notes inegales, that is, as 
  dotted 8ths or "swing" 8ths (triplet feel).

Leading measures in Carre's original tablature:
  1 7 14 21 30 38 45 52 60.  Last measure is 62.


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                                 Alemande.                               AC23mod: Page 1 of 2.
  MODERN GUITAR (A D G B E).  Leading measures: 1 11 20 31 41 51.              Anthoine Carre.

   ^  __  ^        ^        ^ ^ ^         ___ ___  ^                                    ^   ^   
   |.  |  | | | |  | | | |  | | |  |  | | | | | |  | | | |  | |  | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | | 
_______^______v___________________________^___________________________________________________v_
___0____|________|________|_0_0_0___|____________|_0_0_2_4|_5_______|_4___4_5|_7______|_5___5_5|
___1____|________|___0_1_3|_0_1_0___|___1_3_0_1_3|_1______|_5___"3__|_0______|_5_5___5|_5___6_5|
___2____|________|________|_1_2_2_"1|_2___0______|_0______|_________|________|_____7__|_5___5_5|
___2____|________|________|_2_2_2___|_____0______|_2______|_3_______|_2______|_6______|_7___7_7|
___0____|________|________|_._._0___|_0___2______|_3______|_________|________|________|________|
________|________|________|_________|____________|________|_________|________|________|________|

          ^        ___ ___ ___ ___                                       ^   ^    ^        ^    
 | | | |  | | | |  | | | | | | | |  | | | |   | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | |  
___________________________________________________________________________v___v________________
___3___3|_3_____3|_5_3___0________|________|_________|_____0_1|_3______|_1_0_1_3|_5______|_0____
_3___6__|_5___6__|_____6___3___0__|___0_1_3|_"3_____1|_1_3____|_5______|_3______|_6_____3|_0____
_4______|_5______|___________5___2|_0______|__0______|________|___2_4_5|_2______|_5_4_5__|_1____
________|_5______|_3_______0______|___0_2_3|_________|________|_2______|_0______|_7_____0|_2____
________|_3______|_______________0|________|_________|_3______|___0_2_3|_0______|_8_2_3__|_2____
________|________|________________|________|_________|________|________|________|________|______

 ^    ^            ^              ^                      ^                                ^     
 | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | |   | | | |  | | | |  | |  | |   | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | |   
___v____________________________________________________________________________________________
_2__|_3______|_____5_7|_5_____5|__7_____7|_8_____5|______2_2|_"2_____0|_0______|___0___0|_0____|
_0__|_0_____4|_5___5__|___7_8__|__4______|___7_8__|_4_0_(5__|__4______|_5______|_0___5__|_0____|
_2__|_0___4__|_____5__|________|_"4______|________|______2__|__4______|_____1__|________|_1___*|
_1__|_2______|_____5__|________|__4______|________|______2__|_________|_2______|_____2__|_2___*|
____|_____2__|_3___.__|________|_________|________|_6_______|__2______|________|________|_2____|
____|________|________|________|_________|________|_________|_________|________|________|______|

   ___ ___  ^        ^                          ^                                               
   | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | |  | |  | | | |  | |  | |  | | | |   
________________________________________________________________________________________________
|______0_1|_3______|_3_3_5_0|_1______|___1_3__|_0______|_0_______|_1______|_2_______|_3______|__
|____3____|_1___1__|_1______|_3___1_3|_0_____3|_1___3_0|_1_3_"1_0|_____3_3|_3_5_"3__|_______3|__
|*________|_0______|_0______|________|________|_0______|_________|___2____|________5|___4_5__|__
|*________|_2______|_2______|_0_____0|________|_2___0__|_2_______|_3______|_4_______|_5______|__
|_________|_3___3__|_3______|_____3__|_2______|_3______|_________|________|_________|________|__
|_________|________|________|________|________|________|_________|________|_________|________|__

  ^             ^             ^             ^    ^   ___                                ^       
  | | | |  | |  | |  | | | |  | |  | |  | | | |  | | | | |   | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | | 
______________________________________________v____v_^____________________________________v_____
__3______|_____(8__|_____7_5|_4____0__|_____5_3|_2___5___5|_"5_____3|___3_1_3|_0_____0|_1______|
_"3______|______5__|___6____|_5______3|_2___2__|_3___7_8__|_________|________|___1_3__|_3_____3|
__4_____4|_5____5__|_7______|_4_______|___2_2__|_2___5____|__7______|_0______|________|_2___5__|
__5______|______5__|________|_6___"2__|_____2__|_0___5____|__0______|_____3__|_2______|_0______|
__3______|_3____.__|________|_7______5|_4___0__|_0___5____|_________|________|________|_0___3__|
_________|_________|________|_________|________|__________|_________|________|________|________|

          ^                                                        ^   ^           ___          
 | | | |  | | | |  | | | |  | | | |   | | | |  | |  | |  | |  | |  | | | |   | | | | |  | | | | 
____________v________________________________________________________v___v______________________
________|_0______|___2_4_5|_7_____5|_"5_____4|_5_5_"3_5|_0_3_"1_0|_0___0__|___________|_____0__|
___0_1_3|_1______|________|___5____|__5______|_________|_2_______|_3___1_3|_"0________|________|
_4______|_0___4_5|_2______|_____7__|_________|_2_______|_________|_1___2__|________2_1|_2______|
________|_2______|________|_6______|_________|_________|_________|_2___2__|__2________|_____2__|
_2______|_3___2_3|_0______|_____5__|__7______|_0_______|_________|_.___0__|___________|_0______|
________|________|________|________|_________|______$__|_________|________|___________|________|




  Carre.  Alemande.  Leading measures: 61.                               AC23mod: Page 2 of 2.

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________|__0____||______________________________________________________________________________
________|__0____||______________________________________________________________________________
_2_____2|_,2___*||______________________________________________________________________________
________|__2___*||______________________________________________________________________________
_____0__|__0____||______________________________________________________________________________
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