DOLMETSCH, N.

The Viola da Gamba. Its origin and history, its technique and musical resources. Contents: Origin and early history of the viol, The sizes and tuning of viols, The first essentials of viola da gamba technique, The rules for bowing, The Viola da gamba as a solo instrument, Ornamentation and interpretation on the viol, The Viol played “Lyra Way”, The consort of Viols, Appendix: Bibliography, Names and subjects index, Organisations devoted to the study and performance of old music and instruments.
Londres, 1962. 4ª edición. Londres, 1980. 91pp en –8.

Contents:

Origin and early history of the viol, The sizes and tuning of viols, The first essentials of viola da gamba technique, The rules for bowing, The Viola da gamba as a solo instrument, Ornamentation and interpretation on the viol, The Viol played “Lyra Way”, The consort of Viols, Appendix: Bibliography, Names and subjects index, Organisations devoted to the study and performance of old music and instruments.