Father Bacchus, son of Semélé,
Make us feel the virtue of the syrup of this tortu wood
To celebrate solemnly.
We cover our heads with this ivy
It is to better solemnize you.
And to calm your wrath,
We suck your juice by full glass.
Gilles Bracquet (15 ..- 1559) composer who worked in Ypres, probably, in Aire sur la Lys and Notre-Dame de Paris. He is the author of masses, motets and style song called "Parisian" (song gallant, courteous and pictorial).
Ypres is a city in West...
Thérouanne is a city close to Saint-Omer which housed a convent of which today only a few traces remain. Monks of the abbey sometimes knew how to break certain vows ...
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This satirical song, mocking the elegants and their clothing, was published in Italy in Venice in 1504.
François-Auguste Gevaert harmonized the melody, and "actualized" in 19th century French.
This score is available under the reference MeF 507...