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First, music from the Balcarres manuscript from Edinburgh and Fife, c.1695-1705, for an 11-course lute. I have recorded here the first 81 pieces in the collection of 252.
The following is music from the Panmure 5 manuscript, which is of Scottish provenance, while containing mainly French lute music and a few Scottish pieces.
Here are a few beautiful pieces from the Wemyss manuscript, from the Fife region of Scotland, compiled by a teenage girl, Margaret.
Bach’s 2nd Cello Suite in my own transcription for 11c lute, now in Gm:
Here is a recording I did at home of a rather beautiful piece by John Dowland, and on the MP3 page on this site you can hear and download recordings I have made on various lutes.