The Division Violin (Playford, John)
- 'Faronell's Division on a Ground' is another name for the Folia ground.
- See: List of compositions with the theme "La Folia"
London: John Playford, 1685.
London: Henry Playford, 1688.
Many of the titles at the top of pages have been cropped off in this edition, presumably due to later re-binding. Refer to 2nd edition above for illegible titles. There appears to be little difference between 2nd and 3rd editions.
London: John Walsh, n.d.(1705)
Title: The First Part of the Division Violin.
Issued 1705, according to the National Library of Scotland.
#96721 - Title-page too dark to read, so not included here. Last page of music missing.
Mr. Reading's Ground
Norwich: Fynn Titford-Mock, 2012.
Written for violin tuned (scordatura) to AEac♯. Including sounding-pitch version for violin in standard tuning. The ground bass does not appear to fit the last couple of strains very well.
Faronell's Division on a Ground
Dallas: Hawthorne Early Music, 2013.
|Work Title||The Division Violin|
|Alternative Title||The Division Violin: Containing A Collection of Divisions upon several Grounds for the Treble-Violin. being the first Musick of this kind made publick.|