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Short ID:  FG3.
Title:     Passacalles de 2o. tono. Compassillo. 16 diferencias.
Composer:  Francisco Guerau.
Source:    Poema Harmonico.
           Folio 3.
Date:      1694.
Facsimile: Tecla, p25.

Tuning:    Baroque guitar (A D G B E).
Time sig:  C.

Fixes and modifications (M=measure r=rhythm s=string): 
  M9r2s2 original showed fret 5. Changed to 6 here.
  M41r8s2 original showed fret 5. Changed to 6 here.

Tablature elements to be added by hand: 
  No slurs in this piece.

  Arrowheads ^ indicate strums. See m1 - m4. It's worth re-drawing the ^ 
  arrowhead right at the top of the associated stem.

Explanation of symbols: 
  " = trill, generally starting on upper neighbor. On 8th and dotted 8th 
      notes, consider a shorter, 3-note figure - main note to upper neighbor 
      and back to the main note. 
  , = mordent, main note to lower neighbor and back to the main note.

Leading measures in Guerau's original tablature:
  1 10 19 29 40 49 58. Last measure is 64.


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             Passacalles de 2o. tono. Compassillo. 16 diferencias.           FG3: Page 1 of 2.
  Baroque guitar (A D G B E).  Leading measures: 1 7 12 19 25 33.            Francisco Guerau.

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  Guerau.  Passacalles de 2o. tono.   Leading measures: 40 45 51 56 61.      FG3: Page 2 of 2.

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