La Morisque, from Danserye (violin duo)
Title: La Mourisque, from Danserye
Composer: Tielman Susato, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin 1 and 2
Printout: 2 pages
Note: Susato is largely remembered for his collection of dance music, Danserye, published in 1551, but he was also a composer of considerable skill. “La Mourisque” means “the Morris dance.” The violin part is playable on flute or oboe by taking one low note up an octave.