VdGSA Editions for Sale

VdGSA Music Editions for Sale

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Ordering Music from the VdGSA

Prices listed below for music editions are for VdGSA members; non-members should contact VdGSA's music publications coordinator, Alice Brin Renken, for pricing information before ordering.

Postage costs:

  • For shipping to USA and Canada, postage charges are:
    • Add $6.00 for 1 - 4 pieces
    • Add $8.00 for 5 - 9 pieces
    • Add $10.00 for 10 - 15 pieces
    • Add $15.00 for 16 - 20 pieces
  • For shipping to all other locations, actual postage costs will be charged. Please contact VdGSA's music publications coordinator, Alice Brin Renken, to determine the actual postage costs.

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  • OR, Send orders and inquiries to:
    VdGSA Music
    Alice Brin Renken
    PO Box 582628
    Minneapolis, MN 55458-2628
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    Contact: Alice Brin Renken

    Make check in U.S. dollars payable to "Viola da Gamba Society of America". Remember to include the postage costs.

All is not lost if you lose a part! Keep your favorites in usable condition. If you are missing a part to one of our publications, please contact Alice Brin Renken and she will send you a replacement part for your set at a cost of $1.00 per page, including postage.

Skill Levels: Some pieces have been rated according to skill level as follows:

  • E - Easy
  • M - Moderate
  • FD - Fairly Difficult
  • D - Difficult
  • VD - Very Difficult

Solo

Skill Level: E Easy, M Moderate, FD Fairly Difficult, D Difficult, VD Very Difficult
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Catalog Number Composer Title Skill Sample Price
ME No. 69 Anonymous Divisions on Greensleeves (B) D $5.00
ME No. 85 Hotman "Skolding Wife" VdGS Nos. 36-39 (B) M $5.00
ME No. 86 Wythie Trumpet Tune (B) $5.00
ME No. 87 Gorton Prelude (B) M $5.00
ME No. 137 Simpson,
Christopher
Divisions from the "Newberry" Simpson (edition AND facsimile) D $10.00
ME No. 173/174 Marc, Thomas 3 Sonatas for Treble or Pardessus, BC. (VdGS 1-3) FD $8.00
ME No. 194 Mozart (arr. anon), F. X. Hammer "In diesen heil'gen Hallen" & 3 18th c. pieces (B) D $3.00
ME No. 231 Jenkins, L'Estrange Divisions on a Ground for Bass Viol VD $10.00
à 2

Skill Level: E Easy, M Moderate, FD Fairly Difficult, D Difficult, VD Very Difficult
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Catalog Number Composer Title Skill Sample Price
ME No. 36 Hingeston Duets (BB) Ob Mus Sch D. 205-211 D $5.00
ME No. 45 Hingeston Suite in g minor à 2 for Treble and Bass D $5.00
ME No. 94 Withie Mr. Withie's Trumpet Tune for Treble & Bass FD $5.00
ME No. 129/130 Hingeston Suite for 2 Basses VdGS-GB, No. 3 & 4 D $8.00
ME No. 136 Corelli Sonata Op. 5 Nos. 11 & 6 (B) (facsimile) D $8.00
ME No. 184 Wm. Young Coranto & Masque (VdGS Nos. 9 & 10) (tB) E/M $5.00
ME No. 188 Anon 3 Ayres, 3 Almains (VdGS 709-11, 713-715 (tB) E/M $5.00
ME No. 203 Anon 7 16th c. duos from the York Ms (t/B, t/B) E $5.00
ME No. 215 Mico, Anon 5 Duos for treble & bass viol FD $6.00
ME No. 220 C. Simpson 5 Duets for Division Viols VdGS 24-28 (BB) D $10.00
ME No. 240 Jenkins? Divisions for treble & bass on a ground D $5.00
ME No. U-46 Ward
Jenkins
Ayres. (BB)
Pavan
$5.00
à 3 New!

Skill Level: E Easy, M Moderate, FD Fairly Difficult, D Difficult, VD Very Difficult
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Catalog
Number
Composer Title Skill Sample Price
ME No. 19 Chetwood Fantasy à 3 (tTB) E $5.00
ME No. 26 Jenkins Fantasy à 3 No. 1 (1654) (tTBBO) FD $5.00
ME No. 27 Jenkins Fantasy à 3 No. 2 (1654) (tTBBO) FD $5.00
ME No. 28 Jenkins Fantazia à 3, No. 3 (1654) (tBBO) FD $5.00
ME No. 43 Jenkins Fantazia à 3, No. 4 (1654) (tBBO) FD $5.00
ME No. 47 Tomkins Fantasy à 3 (tBB) Ob Mss Mus. Sch D. 245-7 FD $5.00
ME No. 73 M. East [9] Fancies in three parts Nos. 9-17, “The Nine Muses” (Och Mus 455-8, fr. the 7th Book, 1638) M $15.00
ME No. 79 Jenkins Fantasy à 3, No. 5 (1654)(tBBO) FD $5.00
ME No. 84 Tomkins Fantasy à 3, No. 3 (ttB) FD $5.00
ME No. 91 Lawes Suite for 2 Division viols, Organ No. 1 in g D $5.00
ME No. 104 Jenkins Fantasia No. 6, à 3 (tBBO) FD $5.00
ME No. 132 Jenkins Ayres (tTB) FD $8.00
ME No. 146 Anon New! Two Anonymous Fantasias à 3 from GB-Lbl Hirsch MS 1353 (tTT/B) E $5.00
ME No. 150 Young Fantasias à 3, Nos. 1-4 (tTB) D $8.00
ME No. 151 Young Fantasias à 3, Nos. 5-9 (tTB) D $8.00
ME No. 152 Loosemore Fantasy à 3 (ttBO) E $5.00
ME No. 154 Okeover (Oker) Trios Nos. 1, 2 and 3 (ttT/B alto clef) $5.00
ME No. 155 Jenkins Fantasies à 3, Nos. 1-3 (ttB) FD $5.00
ME No. 168 Holmes Pavan, Almain & 3 Ayres (ttB) FD $5.00
ME No. 169 White, Wm. Fantasy à 3 (ttB) FD $5.00
ME No. 180 C. Gibbons 3 Fantasias a3, VdGS 39-41 (ttB) FD $8.00
ME No. 185 Wm. Young 6 Dances à 3, VdGS Cor 1, 2, 5; Alm 3, 6, Sar 2 (ttB) E/M $5.00
ME No. 187 Wm. Young 6 Allemandes à 3 (ttB) E/M $5.00
ME No. 189 Tomkins 2 Fantasias à 3 VdGS 13 & 15 (tBB) FD $5.00
ME No. 190 Jenkins 3 Fantasias à 3 VdGS 4-6 (ttB) FD $5.00
ME No. 191 Ritter von Esser, Tomaso Carle 5 18th c. pieces for Vla d'amore, vln, vdg D $5.00
ME No. 192 Wm. Jackson Song with obblig. vdg (c. 1793) D $5.00
ME No. 193 Jenkins 3 Fantasias à 3 VdGS 7-9 (ttB) FD $5.00
ME No. 200 Jenkins 3 Fantasias à 3 VdGS 10-12 (ttB) D $5.00
ME No. 202 Hermansson How do you do, Mr Purcell (tTB) M $4.00
ME No. 222 Jenkins 9 Airs for 2 Trebles & Bass VdGS 85-90, 92, 102, 103 M $8.00
ME No. 223 Jenkins (?) Divisions on a ground 1 & 2 (tB BC) D $5.00
ME No. 228 Jenkins (?) Divisions on a ground 3 & 4 (tB BC) D $5.00
ME no. 229 Jenkins 10 Airs for 2 trebles & bass VdGS 93-103 M $8.00
ME No. 234 G. Loosemore Little Consort (V/t Lyra Viols, Bc) D $8.00
ME No. 235 Michael Edwards Trio for Viols (1997) M $8.00
ME No. 238 Phillips, Peter Three Fantasias à 3 (tTB) E $5.00
ME No. 239 Jenkins 27 Fantasias & Pavan à 3 (ttB) D $20.00
ME No. 241 Okeover 10 Fantasias in 3 Parts (tt T/B) M $5.00
ME No.
U-15
Jeffreys Fantasia à 3 (tTB) with score $5.00
à 4

Skill Level: E Easy, M Moderate, FD Fairly Difficult, D Difficult, VD Very Difficult
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Catalog Number Composer Title Skill Sample Price
ME No. 25 Jenkins Newarke Seidge D $10.00
ME No. 29 Sandrin Dulcis memoriae à 4 (tA/TTB) E $5.00
ME No. 62 Ford &
Ives
Aire à 4 (ttTB)
The Virgin
FD $5.00
ME No. 124 Marshall, Arthur
(contemporary)
Sea Music (voice and 4 viols) FD $5.00
ME No. 158 Brewer Suite à 4 in G minor, Nos. 15-21 (ttTB) D $5.00
ME No. 160 Rogers Dr. Roger's Nine Muses à 4 (ttTB Bc) M $5.00
ME No. 167 Jenkins 8 Ayres à 4 (ttTB) FD $6.00
ME No. 178/181 Young 2 Sonatas à 4 Nos. 8 & 9, (tttB Bc) D $8.00
ME No. 179 R. Gibbons Two Fantasias à 4, Nos. 1 & 2, (tTTB) M $5.00
ME No. 182 Allwood, Mudd, Whitbrook 3 In Nomines à 4 (tTTB) E/M $5.00
ME No. 196 Wm. Lawes 2 Aires VdGS 336 & 318 (ttTB) FD $5.00
ME No. 197 Wm. Lawes 2 Aires VdGS 306 & 110 (ttBB) FD $5.00
ME No. 198 Parsons, Parsley, Weelkes 3 In Nomines (t t/T TB) E $7.00
ME No. 201 van Wilder 3 Chansons à 4 & à 5 (t t/T TB) E $6.00
ME No. 213 Anon Plusieurs Regretz (TBBB) E $6.00
ME No. 214 Anon 3 Fantasies from the Dublin Mss. (t t/T TB) FD $6.00
ME No. 218 Wm. Byrd Fantasia 4/G & 7 dances reconstructed (t t/T TB) M $10.00
ME No. 219 Martin Grayson In Nomine (2007) (tTTB) M $3.00
ME No. 225 Anon 3 Fantasias & a Pavan (Dublin Mss) (t t/T TB) FD $8.00
ME No. 226 Simpson 20 Airs for 2 trebles & 2 basses M $15.00
ME No. 230 Wm. Byrd, Byrd? 4 Fantasias (tTTB) M $6.00
ME No. 232 Brewer Five Airs in G (ttTB) M $5.00
ME No. 233 Rhiannon Evans Browning à 4 (2008) (tTTB) D $5.00
ME No. 237 Locke Consorts of Four Parts (tTTB) D $15.00
à 5

Skill Level: E Easy, M Moderate, FD Fairly Difficult, D Difficult, VD Very Difficult
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Catalog Number Composer Title Skill Sample Price
ME No. 74 Woodcock Browning à 5 Och Mss 984-8 No. 74 (tA/TTBB) M $5.00
ME No. 83 Peerson “Attendite” (ttTTB) FD $5.00
ME No. 96 Coleman Fantasy à 5 (ttA/TTBO) M $5.00
ME No. 141 Anon., (Willaert?) Adrianus Fantasie à 5 (ttTTB) E $5.00
ME No. 148 Thomas Ford Fantasias à 5 Nos. 1-6 (ttTTB) M $15.00
ME No. 149 Anon. Four Pavans à 5 Nos. 1611-14 (ttTTB) M $5.00
ME No. 153 Carleton Pavan à 5 Lbl Add. Ms 17792-6, 59 (ttTTB) E $5.00
ME No. 159 Ferrabosco I Pavan & 3 In Nomines à 5 (ttTTB) E $6.00
ME No. 162 Anon. Two Fantasies à 5 (ttTTB) M $5.00
ME No. 163 Weelkes Pavan à 5 (ttTTB) FD $5.00
ME No. 183 Brewster, Cocke, Stannar, Strogers In Nomines (ttTTB) FD $8.00
ME No. 199 Robt. Johnson,
Joseph Lupo
A Knell of Johnson & Pavan à 5 (t t/T T T/B B) M $6.00
ME No. 204 John Milton Two settings of "If that a sinner's sighs" à 5 & à 6 (ttTTBB) M $7.00
ME No. 205 Tallis 6 Motets (tATT BB) E $10.00
ME No. 206 George Gill In Nomine (ttTTB) M $5.00
ME No. 207 John Browne In Nomine Fantasy & Ayre (ttTBB) M $5.00
ME No. 208 John Holmes, Anon Two pieces from the British Library (ttTTB) E $4.00
ME No. 209 Hermansson Fantasy No. 5, How do you do, Mr Jenkins? (ttTTB) D $4.00
ME No. 210 Ruggiero Giovanelli Ut re mi fa sol la & For verie griefe (ttTTB) M $7.00
ME No. 211 Simon Ives,
Edward Gibbons
2 In Nomines (ttTTB) FD $7.00
ME No. 212 John Withie Fantasia à 4 & In Nomine à 5 (ttTTBB) M $6.00
ME No. 216 Edward Blankes,
Thomas Tallis
Fantasia à 5 & Solfinge Song (tTTBB) M $5.00
ME No. 217 Anon 3 Fantasias (ttTTB) M $8.00
ME No. 221 Nicholson Verse Anthem "When Jesus Sat at Meat" (ttTTB) E $7.00
ME No. 224 Coprario Fantasia VdGS No. 53 reconstructed (ttTTB) M $5.00
ME No. 236 East Eight Fantasias à 5 (ttTTB) M $15.00
à 6

Skill Level: E Easy, M Moderate, FD Fairly Difficult, D Difficult, VD Very Difficult
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Catalog Number Composer Title Skill Sample Price
ME No. 16 Meech
(contemporary)
Fantasy à 6 (for the VdGS 1964 competition) (ttTTBB) M $8.00
ME No. 171 Pilkington Fantasia à 6 VdGS No. 1 (ttTTBB) M $8.00
ME No. 175 Cranford Quadran Pavan (ttTTBB) FD $6.00
ME No. 176 Cranford Passmezzo Pavan (ttTTBB) FD $6.00
ME No. 227 Wilbye Fantasia à 6 (ttTTBB) M $5.00
à 7

Skill Level: E Easy, M Moderate, FD Fairly Difficult, D Difficult, VD Very Difficult
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Catalog Number Composer Title Skill Sample Price
ME No. 24 Parsons 2 In Nomines à 7 (ttTTBBB) E $8.00
Baroque Series

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Catalog Number Composer Title Sample Price
BarS 93 Schwarzkopf Pièces à 3 Viole da Gamba (tTBVcembalo) $15.00
BarS 100 Ariosti Prole Tenera (soprano, 2 B obbligato, BC) $10.00
Texted Hexachord Fantasies
– from the Tregian Manuscript, ed. Hannah Davidson

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Catalog
Number
Composer Title Sample Price
HEX 1   Fantasies à 5 by Bianciardi, Giovannelli, Pallavicino (ttTTB) $10.00
HEX 2   Fantasies à 6 by Agostini, Ferrabosco, Striggio $10.00
Ferrabosco 5-part Motets – ed. Hannah Davidson New!

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Catalog
Number
Composer Title Sample Price
FER 1 Ferrabosco II New! 5-part Motets, Vol. 1
1. Ego sum resurrectio
2. O nomen Jesu
3. Ego dixi, Domine miserere mei
4. Convertere Domine usquequo
7. Domine Deus meus
8. Noli me proijcere
$10.00
FER 2 Ferrabosco II New! 5-part Motets, Vol. 2
5. Ubi duo vel tres
6. Libera me, Domine
9, Laboravi in gemitu meo
$6.00
FER 3 Ferrabosco II New! 5-part Motets, Vol. 3
11. Tribulationem et dolorem
12. O Domine
13. Fortitudo mea
14. Sustinuit amina mea
$8.00
FER 4 Ferrabosco II New! 5-part Motets, Vol. 4
10. Lamentations of Jeremiah
Eg. 3665: Quare
$8.00
The Division Violin

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Catalog Number Composer Title Sample Price
Div Vln1 Playford The Division Violin, vol. 1, edited for treble viol by Ted Conner. Score. $35.00
Div Vln2 Playford The Division Violin, vol. 2, edited for treble viol by Ted Conner. Score. $35.00
Dowland's Lachrymae Pavans

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Catalog Number Composer Title Sample Price
LACH John Dowland arr. Ted Conner Lachrimae Pavans,arranged for a lyra viol and seven-string bass Score $15.00
Special Treats New!

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Catalog Number Composer Title Sample Price
AMB Will Ayton,
Sarah Mead,
Martha Bishop
New! An AMB-itious Undertaking
A Fantasia-by-Committee for the VdGSA’s
Operation Build a Bass Viol
(sol re la mi sol ut mi fa la mi sol)
$8.00
A Series of New Music for Viols New!

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Catalog Number Composer Title Sample Price
NMV 1 Gian Lyman Trio for Viols (Tr Tn B) $10.00
NMV 2 Martha Bishop Jasmine (Tr Tn B B) $10.00
NMV 3 Jules Siegel Once Around the Park (Tr Tr Tr B) $10.00
NMV 4 Charles Nagel Four Flowers (Tr Tn Tn B) $10.00
NMV 5 Sarah Mead Fantasia super consonantias chordae (Tr Tr Tn B) $10.00
NMV 6 Charles Nagel Suite in Memory (Tr Tn B) $10.00
NMV 7 Heather Spence ¿Vale la Pena? (Tr Tn/B B) $10.00
NMV 8 André Laurent O'Neil Chaconne à 4 mains (Tr Tn Tn B) $10.00
NMV 9 Heather Spence Dom (Tr Tr Tn Tn B B) $10.00
NMV 10 Rachel Archibald Polly (Tr Tn B) $10.00
NMV 11 Lucy Jones New! In Nomine Terra Calens (Tr, Tn, B, B) $10.00
NMV 50 (various) 50 Seconds for the 50th Conclave: A collection of compositions by members of the VdGSA.   $10.00
(score only)
Contemporary Consorts
– Music from the Leo M. Traynor Competition for New Music for Viols

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Catalog
Number
Composer Title Sample Price
T 1 Martha Bishop In Nomine (Tr Tr Tn Tn B B) $12.00
T 2 Eric Haas Five Variants on "Wondrous Love" (Tr Tr Tn B B) $12.00
T 3 Peter Ballinger Six by Three, Op. 6, (Tr Tr Tn Tn B B) $12.00
T 4 Will Ayton Fantasia à 4 (Tr Tr Tn B) $12.00
T 5 Frank Russo In Nomine (Tr Tr Tn B B) $12.00
T 6 David Loeb Alternativements pour six Violes (Tr Tr Tn Tn B B) $12.00
T 7 Sheila Forrester Three Movements for Viol Consort (Tn Tn B) $12.00
T 8 Gerald Mueller Imaginary Dances for Six Viols (Tr Tr Tn Tn B B) $12.00
T 9 John McDonald Ricercata for Three Bass Viols (B B B) $12.00
T 10 David Loeb Het Nieuwe Danserye à 4 (Tr Tn B B7) $12.00
T 11 Wolfgang Bottenberg Canzona for Viola da Gamba Quartet (Tr Tn Tn B) $12.00
T 12 Dana DiAnda Windgereste Fantasy (Tr Tr Tn B) $12.00
T 13 Michael Hamill Fantasia: The Triumph of Death (Tr Tr Tn B B) $12.00
T 14 Jean Henderson Serenade (Tr Tn Tn B B) $12.00
T 15 Patrice Connelly In Nomine "Five" (Tr Tr Tn B B) $12.00
T 16 Donald Womack O Magnum Mysterium (Tr Tn B B) $12.00
T 17 John Lennon As She Sings (Tr Tr Tn B) $12.00
T 18 Andrew Huggett Serendipity (Tr Tr Tn Tn B) $12.00
T 19 Klaus Miehling Fantasia Tertia fugata (Tr Tn Tn B B) $12.00
T 20 Martha Bishop Catlines Fantasie (Tr Tr Tn B B) $12.00
T 21 Brooke Green The Shades (Tr Tn B B) $12.00
T 22 Robert Butts Saturn's Rings (Tr Tr B B) $12.00
T 23 Connelly, Patrice Birdwings and Pardelotes $12.00
T 24 Bitinas, Jacob Eidolon No. 3 $12.00
T 25 Kennedy, Michael Hume's Plea $12.00