The compleat violist, or, An introduction to ye art of playing on ye bass viol wherein the necessary rules & directions are laid down in a plain & familiar method with a collection of the Psalm tunes set to the viol, as they are now in use in the churches where there are organs. To which are added some select aires & tunes, set according to ye divers manners of playing by the G sol re ut cliff, the C sol fa ut cliff, & ye fa ut cliff : also several lessons, viz. almans, sarabands, courants, Iiggs &c
compos'd for the instrument by ye late famous master Mr. Benjamin Hely. (statement of responsibility)
Engraved throughout; illustration of a viol at each upper corner of title page.
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