Two major sources for ensemble music of the early 17th century !
Downloadable from Gallica :
Rés. F. 494 :
Rés. F. 496 :
>Dear lute netters,
>some of you probably know the manuscripts
> Rés. F. 494
> Rés. F. 496
>which contain several concordances/cognates for music in Terpsichore, Ballard
>1611, 1614(?) and Vallet's lute books.
>These manuscripts (and many others) were copied under the supervision of
>André Philidor who was the father of Francois André Philidor - the greatest
>chess player of the 18th century (and not so great a composer).
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