Five Dances and Galliards

Erasmus Widmann
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Since I was asked if I could publish some simple recorder music, here are five of the many dances from the book "Musicalischer Tugendtspiegel gantz neuer Ges�ng (Daentz und Gaillarden)" Erasmus Widmann (1575-1634) pubhished in 1613. More about Widmann can be found on (German)

These 5 pieces are short and simple: I've heard them play by beginners recorder bands. And for those who do not know: the end note of each piece is for a graceful bow.

Hint: listen to tracks 7-11 on

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Erasmus Widmann
Easy (Grades 1-3)
5 minutes
Quartet of Soprano Recorders
Classical music

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