La Nef [Daniel Taylor (counter-tenor - Perceval), Claire Gignac (contralto, recorders, flute - The Hideous Damsel), Viviane LeBlanc (soprano), Catherine Herrmann (soprano - A Maiden), Rafik Samman (baritone, percussions - The Fisher King, The Hermit), Hughes Saint-Gelais (tenor - A Young man), Betsy MacMillan (bass viol, treble viol), Robin Grenon (harp), Éric Mercier (shawm, penny whistle), Sylvain Bergeron (early guitar, psaltery)] - Sylvain Bergeron, dir.
Playing time: 57' 15"
Église de la Nativité de la Ste-Vierge, Québec, Canada [08-09/2000]
The present program is constructed entirely by La Nef, following the tweflth century story of Perceval and the Grail by Chrétien de Troyes. The original texts (Li contes del graal by Chrétien de Troyes and le Le conte du Graal) were not set to music (or do not survive with music), and so the music has been drawn from a variety of sources, English, Irish, Scottish and Welsh; they include The Cuckoo, Ca' the ewes, to the knowes, Donna Warner's scissors, The Farewell of the men of Aberffraw, O Reilly of Athcarne. Miss MacDermott, The Star of the County Down; original music and arrangements by Sylvain Bergeron, but , ,  by Claire Gignac.
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