Shepherds’ Dance, from Danserye (cello duo)
Title: Shepherds’ Dance, from Danserye (1551)
Composer: Tielman Susato, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Two Cellos
Printout: 4 pages
Note: Susato was an collector of traditional dance music as well as an accomplished composer. This dance is from his magnum opus, Danserye. It is cheerful and energetic, suitable for festive occasions.