L'Agonie du Languedoc

L'Agonie du Languedoc
Claude Marti / Studio der frühen Musik - Thomas Binkley, dir.
EMI "Reflexe" 1C 063-30 132 [LP-Stereo]

Contents:

    Pèire Cardenal:
  1. Tartarassa ni voutor
  2. Ben volgra
  3. Razos es qu'ieu m'esbaudei

  4. ----
    Guilhelm Figueira
  5. D'un sirventes far

  6. Tomier et Palazi
  7. Si col flacs moins torneja

  8. Pèire Cardenal:
  9. L'afar del comte Guió

  10. Pèire Bremon Ricas Novas:
  11. Ab marrimen

  12. Bernart Sicart Marjevols:
  13. Ab greu cossire

Playing time: 56' 11" app.

Performers: Studio der frühen Musik [Andrea von Ramm (voice, organetto), Richard Levitt (voice, percussions), Sterling Jones (bowed instruments), Thomas Binkley (plucked instruments), Claude Marti (chanteur, reader), Benjamin Bagby (voice), Harlan Hokin (voice), Alice Robbins (bowed instruments), Paul O'Dette (plucked instruments)]

Recording site and date:
Basel, Münstermuseum, Switzerland [07/1975]

Variants
Label may vary (EMI-VSM (France), Odeon or Peters)

Excerpts:
[3] Virgin Classics 0946 356902 2 4 [CD] Music from the time of the Crusades (1096 - 1270).

Compilation:
EMI "Reflexe" 1C 163 30127 / 132 [LPx6] EMI "Reflexe - Stationen Europäischer Musik" Vol. 5; also released as Cassette and CD.

Reviewed in:
Diapason (#-p.):
Gramophone (Vol./#-p.):
Fanfare (Vol./#-p.):

Comments:
Information from owned LP and CD compilation. This recording features modern Languedoc political folk singer, Claude Marti. The program is formed to highlight the horrors of the Albigensian Crusade, featuring some texts which do not survive with music.

To FAQ references to this recording.

To FAQ CD index page.

Pierre-F. Roberge