May 21, 2011
La Volta by Anonymous (16th century)
The volta is an anglicised name for a Renaissance dance for couples from the later Renaissance. This dance was associated with the galliard and done to the same kind of music. Its main figure consisted of a turn and lift in a sort of closed position, which could be done either to the right or to the left. It is also called La volta, Volta, Volte.
Renaissance Era. Easy Guitar piece. 32 measures. Couple of barre chords. key of D, 3/4 Time Signature. 3 Pages.