16th Century Court Airs and Songs for Lute – J.B. Besard

Airs de cour et chansons au Luth (16e siècle)
Jean-Baptiste Besard (vers 1600)
La Grotte, Clemens non Papa, Anonymous, J.-B. Besard
M. Whita, H. Leeb
L'Anthologie sonore 36 [78rpm, 30cm, Europe]
The Gramophone Shop « L'Anthologie sonore » AS 36 [78rpm, 30cm, USA]

Production number engraved & on label; matrix number engraved on disc
side 1: AS 82; M6-?
side 2: AS 83; M6-?


    16th Century Court Airs and Songs for Lute

    Nicolas de la Grotte
  1. Je suis amour

  2. Clemens non Papa
  3. Aymer est ma vie

  4. Anon. / Pierre Attaignant, ed., 16th c.
  5. Il me suffit

  6. Jean-Baptiste Besard (c. 1600)

    Jean-Baptiste Besard, Thesarus Harmonicus
  7. Vilanelle, from A. Dlugoraj
  8. Branle Gay, from anonymous

  9. Jean-Baptiste Besard, Novus Partus
  10. Les cloches de Paris, from anonymous

  11. Jean-Baptiste Besard, Thesarus Harmonicus
  12. Danse anglaise, from John Dowland

[1]-[3] M. Whita (mezzo-soprano), Hermann Leeb (lute)
[4]-[7] Hermann Leeb (lute)

Playing time: 04' 06" + 03' 36" = 07' 42"

Recording site and date:
Paris, France [1936];
Rel.: 1936

[4]-[6] Haydn Society « L'Anthologie sonore » AS-13 16th and 17th Century Chamber Music
Haydn Society « L'Anthologie sonore » Set HS.AS-C [LPx5, mono] L'Anthologie sonore vol. III.

The Gramophone Shop « L'Anthologie sonore » (31-40) [78rpm x 10] A synthesis of the musical arts: 14th to 18th centuries, vol. IV.

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