Category:Scores featuring the cittern

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The list below includes all pages in the category "Scores featuring the cittern". These include both original works and arrangements where the cittern is either a solo instrument or plays as part of a small instrumental ensemble.

See also: Scores featuring the bandurriaScores featuring the guitarScores featuring the luteScores featuring the mandolin.
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Cittern here applies to the Renaissance cittern (4 courses of strings) AND the 18th century instrument known as the English Guitar, or cittern (6 courses tuned to a chord of C).
Other names: cetra (Italian, refers to 18th century cittern); Zither, Zitharen, Waldzither (German, can refer to both types, but Waldzither is a 19th century version of the 18th century instrument); cither/cithren/cithern (English - e.g. Playford); Portuguese guitar, fado guitar, or guitarra portuguesa (Portuguese, another version of the 18th century cittern); citra or cítara (Portuguese & Spanish); cistre (French).

Do not confuse with Baroque guitar, modern Spanish guitar, zither (instrument with unfretted strings), chitarra, etc.


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