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Helas! et comment aroie

1vv; Virelai 18
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Virelai 18, Helas! et comment aroie, is a complaint about a separation from the lady. Large melodic leaps in its couplets express the lover’s desperate feelings.

from notes by Jacques Boogaart © 2018

Le Virelai 18, Helas! et comment aroie, est une complainte à propos d’une séparation de la dame. De grand sauts mélodiques dans ses couplets expriment les sentiments désespérés de l’amoureux.

extrait des notes rédigées par Jacques Boogaart © 2018
Français: Marie-Stella Pâris

Das Virelai 18, Helas! et comment aroie, ist eine Klage über die Trennung von der Dame. Große melodische Sprünge in den Strophen drücken die Trostlosigkeit des Liebenden aus.

aus dem Begleittext von Jacques Boogaart © 2018
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel


Machaut: The gentle physician
Studio Master: CDA68206Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


Track 5 on CDA68206 [5'22]

Track-specific metadata for CDA68206 track 5

Recording date
1 February 2017
Recording venue
Parish Church of St John the Baptist, Loughton, Essex, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
David Hinitt
Hyperion usage
  1. Machaut: The gentle physician (CDA68206)
    Disc 1 Track 5
    Release date: October 2018
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