Musick's Hand-Maid

Musick's Hand-maide Presenting New and Pleasant Lessons for the Virginals or Harpsycon [sic]; Musicks Hand-maid: New Lessons and Instructions for the Virginals or Harpsychord The Second Part of Musick's Hand-maid: Containing The Newest Lessons, Grounds, Sarabands, Minuets, and Jiggs, Set for the Virginals, Harpsichord, and Spinet. is a collection of pieces collected by John Playford. It was fisrt published in 1663, and later reissued in 1678 and 1689.

This sheet contains the following parts:

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Musick's Hand-Maid - Title Page (London: John Playford, 1663)
Musick's Hand-Maid - Complete score (1663 ed.) (London: John Playford, 1663)
Musick's Hand-Maid - Complete score (1678 ed.) (London: John Playford, 1663)
Musick's Hand-Maid - Second Part (1689 ed.) (London: John Playford, 1663)
Musick's Hand-Maid - Second Part (1689) (London: Henry Playford, 1689)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 1. Preludium (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 2. The Canaries or the Hay (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 3. An Ayre (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 4. Corant (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 5. Saraband (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 6. A Jegg, (Ben Sandley) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 7. An Ayre (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 9. Saraband, (William Lawes, 1602-1645) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 10. Selengers Round (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 11. Scotish March (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 12. Freemans Delight (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Musick's Hand-Maid - 27. The Kings Delight (anon.) (Allen Garvin)
Composer Form Instrument Period
John Playford Piece Harpsichord Baroque

John Playford

John Playford was a London bookseller, publisher, minor composer, and member of the Stationers' Company, who published books on music theory, instruction ...