The arpeggiata sonata is in the first book of chitarrone music. With
the exception of his third book of chitarrone music, all of
Kapsberger's theorbo and lute music is available for free online
at: Category:Kapsperger, Giovanni Girolamo - IMSLP/Petrucci Music
Library: Free Public Domain Sheet Music
Category:Kapsperger, Giovanni Girolamo - IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library: Free
Public Domain Sheet Music
If you're interested, there is also a new modern edition of the Libro
Primo from Le Luth Dore which has the music is both Italian and French
tab. It was co-edited by Richard Civiol and myself. Like most original
sources, it has its fair share of mistakes.
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On Monday, September 19, 2016, 8:33 AM, Katalin Koltai
I would like to learn Kapsberger Toccata arpeggiata.
What is the original source?
Can some of you give me the music score/tabulature?
Also, I am interested to learn more solo music for theorbo and
archlute, so if any of you have suggestions for me, I would be very
Thank you on advance.
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