Barley-break (violin duo)


Barley-Break, from My Ladye Nevell’s Virginal Booke (c. 1591)

Composer: William Byrd, arr. David Gable

Instrumentation: Two Violins

Printout: 2 pages

Note: Byrd’s setting uses the harmonic cross-relations characteristic of the English Renaissance to accompany a spirited folk tune with metric variations.


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