Music from the Hills (Music)
Sun Mar 10th 2013 4.00pm–6.00pm
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Malicorne “Marions Les Roses”
from Vox (Acousteack 1997) —singing in parts is tarditional in France, but this way of doing it was the invention of this group
Maluzerne “Rondeau Gascon”
from Anthologie [Disc 1] (Cinq Planetes) —Teh rondeau from Gascogne is one of the rare line dances that have survived the transition in Western Europe to couple dances . Gascgne is in south western France, adjacent to the Basque territories.
Mélusine “Branles De Village”
from France - Folk (Ethnic/Auvidis 1996) —the composer Ottorino Respighi used these tunes for one of his suites of "ancient airs and dances"
Jean-François Dutertre “La Dame De Bordeaux”
from L'Epinette des Vosges (Ocora 1997) —the singer accompanies himself on the épinette des Vosges, the French equivalent of the Appalachian mountain lap dulcimer; also called Hummel in Germany and Sweden, Langeleik in Norway, Citera in Hungary...
Rigodon Sauvage “Rigodons Du Trièves (Aï Cinq Sous, Véni Vé Lou Riou)”
from France - Alpes Du Sud-Dauphiné (Ocora 1995) —This style (and this group) comes from Dauphiné in Eastern France, right up against the Swiss border. Listen for the "chopped off" phrase endings.
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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