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Addresses on the internet that relevant to the lute.

Tablatures, scores, books.

The large international libraries now continuously digitalise their holdings, and increasingly put more and more illustrations of complete original lute tablatures on the web. Thus, digitalised versions of a large number of printed and manuscript tablatures are also available via the internet, and at the same time an ever-growing proportion of the lute sources can be found, scanned in as old black-and-white copies as well as valuable, coloured reproductions. It is well worth searching regularly for new publications.

Lute music sources database
Lute Society of Amerika: Digital Tablature Facsimiles Links
Sarge Gerbode's Lute Page
Tablature in PDF and PostScript format by Wayne Cripps
Musickshandmade Home Page
Tablatures for lute and guitar - baroque and "gallant music"
The intavolations of Anton Höger
Music for lute instruments
André Burguete: Johann Sebastian Bachs Kompositionen und Bearbeitungen für Laute; Rekonstruktion der nicht überlieferten Tabulaturfassungen

Music history; history of the lute and its music.

Early Music Sources
Early Music Sources: Posts on youtube
Accords nouveaux
Silvius Leopold Weiss
Battuto and Pizzicato – the story of the baroque guitar, told in English by Lex Eisenhardt. With many music examples, including some from his personal audio archives.


Alfonso Marín's collection of lute paintings
Iconography database

Tutorials and tips for the lute.

The Improvising Lutenist
On YouTube there are several videos that could be of interest to beginners, for example:
Lute Tutorial
Luteshop's channel
Lute Lessons

A Lute Forum on the internet with hundreds of members.

Other Lute Societies