Concertina Music

Marche (108)

2009-02-25, tags: march, trio

From the manuscript of Joannes de Gruijtters, Flanders 1746.

Already in these times musicians were encouraged to play the music 'dotted' like a hornpipe to give the tune more stamina. The triplets in the second part do suggest not to play it straight but to put a little bounce in it.