This easy-to-read modern tablature should be completely faithful to Anthoine Carre's original tablature. Let me know of any errors you find. Donald Sauter.
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Short ID: AC59. Title: Gigue (second desus) Composer: Anthoine Carre. Source: Livre de pieces de guitarre et de musique. Page 59. Date: ca. 1690? Tuning: Baroque guitar (A D G B E). Time sig: 3. Fixes, modifications and comments (M=Measure; p=Place in measure; s=String): None. 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. M17 p2-3s2. 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 (none in this piece). . = do not strum this string in the chord. Octave doublings: If you are playing on a modern, single-string guitar, consider adding or substituting the next octave up almost everywhere you see a 4th- or 5th-string note. 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 10. Last measure is 18. *** Download and edit out all material above and below the tablature. *** See my printing tips in the page, "General comments on the tablature." *** Print out starting with the title line below. Gigue (second desus) AC59: Page 1 of 1. Baroque guitar (A D G B E). Leading measures: 1 12. Anthoine Carre. __ ___ __ ^ __ __ ^ __ | |. | | | |. | | | | | |. | | | | | |. | | | | | | | | |. | | ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ___3|_5___5_"3_1|_"0___0_1|_3___.|_________|_0____|________0|_______|______||__0|_________|_____ ___1|___________|_________|_____1|_"1___1_3|______|_"3___3__|_"3____|_1____||___|_"3___3_1|_____ ___0|________0__|_________|_____2|_________|______|_________|__0____|_____*||*__|__0______|_____ ____|_3_________|________3|_2___3|__2_____0|______|_________|_______|_2___*||*__|_________|_____ ____|___________|__0______|_____3|_________|_3____|__0_____3|_______|_3____||__3|_________|_____ ____|___________|_________|______|_________|______|_________|_______|______||___|_________|_____ __ __ __ __ __ ^ |. | | |. | | |. | | | | | |. | | |. | | | | ________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________|_________|_________|______|_0___0_1|_________|______||________________________________ _"0___0_0|_"1___1__|_"0___1_3|_3____|_0______|_"3___1_0|_1____||________________________________ _________|_________|__0______|_0____|________|__0______|_____*||________________________________ __2_____0|_________|_________|______|_2_____3|_________|_2___*||________________________________ _________|__3_____3|_________|______|_____3__|_________|_3____||________________________________ _________|_________|_________|______|________|_________|______||________________________________