Danza de Hércules (violin duo)
Title: Danza de Hércules
Composer: Tielman Susato, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Two Violins
Printout: 2 pages
Note: Susato was an important musical figure in the late Renaissance era, a composer, publisher, and collector of traditional dance music. This tune employs one of his favorite rhythmic devices, rewriting the melody in a different meter. The final section is a variation on the original theme written in the manner of “divisions”.