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Corporate Author Anonymous 4 (Musical group) Performer.

Title La bele Marie [sound recording] : songs to the Virgin from 13th-century France.

Imprint Los Angeles, CA : Harmonia Mundi France, Production USA, p2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D ANON BM A12CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Conductus and chansons for 1-4 voices, unacc.
Program notes and translations (English, modern French, and German) inserted in outer container.
Compact disc.
"Dedicated to those who died in the terror attacks of September 11th"--Insert.
Program notes by Marsha Genensky in English with French and German translations and texts in Latin and Old French, with English, French and German translations (49 p. : col. ills.) in container.
Contents O Maria o felix puerpera -- Pia mater gratie -- De la mere au sauveor -- O Maria virginei -- Verbum bonum et suave -- Ave salus hominum -- Mainte chançon ai fait -- Ave Maria gracia plena -- Beata viscera / Perotin -- Mundum renovavit -- Je te pri de cuer par amors -- Salve sancta parens -- Serena virginum -- De la tres douce Marie -- Ave virgo virginum -- Mater patris et filia -- Ave nobilis venerabilis.
Performer Anonymous 4 (Marsha Genensky, Susan Hellauer, Jacqueline Horner, Johanna Maria Rose).
Event Recorded Sept. 10-14, 2001 at Christian Brothers Retreat and Conference Center, Napa California.
Summary Songs from the Latin clerical tradition as well as from the vernacular art song repertoire of the northern French trouvères. The Latin songs ... are all "conductus", a generic term derived from the practice of using para-liturgical vocal music to accompany, or 'conduct' processions during solemn services.
Language Sung in Latin and Old French.
Subject Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Songs and music.
Sacred vocal music -- France -- 500-1400.
Part songs, Latin.
Part songs, French.
Sacred vocal duets.
Part songs, Sacred.
Genre/Form Compact discs.
Added Author Pérotin, -1238? Beata viscera.
Standard No. 090346731229
Music No. HMU 907312 Harmonia Mundi France
HMU 907312 Harmonia Mundi

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