Lute Tablature Sites on the Internet

Sarge Gerbode Tab 

Here you will find more than 7000 lute pieces in French tablature in PDF which you can read using Acrobat Reader. One of the best lute tab sites around! Thanks Sarge!

Digital Facsimiles

Links to a large number of digital facsimiles of lute tablatures available online. 

Accords Nouveaux

A website dedicated to providing information and lute tablatures of music in accords nouveaux. Visitors, are expressly invited to use the contact page to communicate their additions and commentaries!

Wayne Cripps Tab

Wayne Cripps has assembled a fantastic collection of lute tablature in PDF format (which you can read using Acrobat Readerand Postscript formats. Check it out!

Silvius L. Weiss

Online facsimile of Silvius Leopold Weiss' music in the Dresden Manuscript
(D-Dl Ms. Mus. 2841/V/1)


A large collection  of lute music which is focused on the works of French composers for the lute.  Repertoire includes music from the Renaissance and Baroque eras.

Denis Gaultier

Online facsimile of Denis Gaultier Pièces de luth en tablature française. Sébastien de Brossard, copyist: Recueil  de pieces de Luth en tablature (F-Pn Vm7-6211).

Jacques Gallot

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Collection of lute music in French lute tablature" New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Bringmann Links

Links to numerous lute tablature and other music and musicological facsimiles compiled online by Jo Bringman.

Cambridge Digital 

The music collections at Cambridge University Library play an important role in the preservation of musical heritage, both on a national and international level. 

Helpful Articles About Tablatures

The content of this website is ©2020 by the Lute Society of America, Inc..
The Lute Society of America is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization incorporated in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software