17th cent. music

This collection of music, which was begun in 2009, contains editions of works from the 17th and 18th centuries that have been transcribed from autograph manuscripts, handwritten copies or contemporary printed versions. The sources used have been released for re-use or are licensed under the CCO 1.0. Universal Public Domain Dedication (https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/deed.en). The editions made available here each consist of the score with a critical commentary and performance materials. The items in the collection are being made publicly accessible on a step-by-step basis. Please report any errors or mistakes in the sheet music editions.

Giovanni Valentini, ca. 1582 – 1649
Sonata à 4 ò 5.

Edition after the handwritten copies
1. Lüneburg Ratsbücherei, shelf mark Mus.ant.pract. K.N. 28.
2. Handschrift Dresden (?) 17th century, Universitätsbibliothek Kassel/Landesbibliothek und Murhardsche Bibliothek der Stadt Kassel, shelf mark 2° Ms. Mus. 60r.

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Johann Erasmus Kindermann, 1616 – 1655
Giardino Corrupto. Sonata.
A doi Violini è Violon se piace.

Edition after the printed edition »Canzoni. Sonatae … Pars Prior ...«. Nuremberg, Michael Endter 1653. Nuremberg, Stadtbibliothek at the Bildungscampus Nürnberg, Var. 28-30. 2°.

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Antonio Caldara, 1670 – 1736
Chirie à 8 Con Stromenti 1705.

Edition after the autograph score. ÖNB Wien Musiksammlung SA.67.B.100/1.

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Georg Philipp Telemann, 1681 – 1767
à 2 Violini, 2 Viole con Continuo, TWV 44:5

Edition after the handwritten set of parts by Johann Samuel Endler, 1694 – 1762. ULB Darmstadt. Mus. ms. 1042/37.

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Johann Erasmus Kindermann, 1616 – 1655
Canzon sesta – Canon in subdiapente a doi Violini

Edition after the printed edition »Canzoni. Sonatae … Pars Posterior ...«. Nuremberg, Michael Endter 1653. Stadtbibliothek at the Bildungscampus Nürnberg,  Var. 31-33. 2°.

Nicolaus Adam Strungk, 1640 – 1700
Ich ruf' zu dir Herr Jesu Christ
à Soprano Solo con 2 Violini, Viola, [Fagotto] et Organo.

Edition after the apographs
1. MS Rabenius »Johann Hillmann« from 1716. Luckau (Brandenburg) Stadtkirche St. Nikolai, Kantoreibibliothek  / SLUB Dresden, shelf mark Mus_127.
2. Johann Christoph Bodinus, 1690 – 1757. Community church choir, Grossfahner / Archive of the University of Music Franz Liszt Weimar, shelf mark GF/368/Strungk.