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Title The French noel : with an anthology of 1725 arranged for flute duet / [edited by] Betty Bang Mather & Gail Gavin.

Publication Info. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1996]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    788.3 FRE    Available
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Description 1 score (120 pages) : illustrations ; 28 cm.
notated music ntm rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Publications of the Early Music Institute
Publications of the Early Music Institute.
Note Performing ed. of 16 popular noels arr. for 2 flutes by Jean-Jacques Rippert and published in the collection: Brunettes, ou, Petits airs a II dessus (1775).
Includes French words with 1st verse translations into English as well as a lengthy historical introd. in English.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-116) and index.
Contents History and Interpretation of Noels -- The Noel -- Noel Forms for Singing, Dancing, and Playing: Renaissance to Baroque -- Dance Steps for Early Noel Melodies -- Performance of Noel Melodies -- Flutes, Angels, Shepherds, and Song -- Flute Duet Anthology -- Ou s'en vont ces gais bergers -- Quoi, ma voisine, es-tu fachee? -- Laissez paitre vos betes -- Vous qui desirez sans fin -- Chantons je vous prie -- Tous les bourgeois de Chatre -- Noel pour l'amour de Marie -- A minuit fut fait un reveil -- Or nous dites Marie -- Joseph est bien marie -- Une jeune pucelle de noble coeur -- Voici le jour solemnel -- A la venue de Noel -- Quand Dieu naquit a Noel -- Grace soit rendue -- Je me suis leve par un matinet -- Facsimile of Three Noels from La fleur des noelz [Moderne, 1535] -- Facsimile of First Page from Chants des noels de la Grande bible (Ballard, 1704/12) -- Facsimile of Noels from Brunettes ou petits airs a II dessus (Rippert, 1725) -- Scansions and English Translations of First Stanzas.
Subject Flute music (Flutes (2)), Arranged -- Scores.
Duets (Unspecified instruments (2)), Arranged -- Scores.
Carols, French -- Instrumental settings.
Carols, French -- History and criticism.
Christmas music.
Genre/Form Christmas music.
Added Author Mather, Betty Bang.
Gavin, Gail.
Rippert, Jean-Jacques.
Added Title Brunettes.
ISBN 0253210259

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