Leach en France, Leach en français

Texte et présentation Powerpoint sur le contrepoint chez Machaut. Continue reading Leach en France, Leach en français

Music and death before 1650: (partial) conference review

One of the world’s oldest musical societies discusses the role of music in death. Continue reading Music and death before 1650: (partial) conference review

The wonders of Gallica: some troubadour and trouvère sources

The online resource Gallica is adding stuff all the time — it’s hard to keep up. This post is about their coverage of some of the main medieval monophonic song books.[NB: now updated to include sources outside Gallica!] Continue reading The wonders of Gallica: some troubadour and trouvère sources