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”