La rouse du moys de may (Mouton, Jean)

Sheet Music


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Pgfeller (2014/6/15)

Editor Paul-Gustav Feller
Publisher. Info. Ritter von Schleyer Verlag
Misc. Notes The canon is resolved and notated.
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General Information

Work Title La rouse du moys de may
Alternative. Title
Composer Mouton, Jean
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJM 17
First Publication. 1545 in Le sixieme Livre contenant trent & une Chansons (Susato, Tylman)
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 6 voices

Misc. Comments

There is another setting of this Chanson in 26 Chansons musicales et nouvelles à cincq parties (Susato, Tielman) of 1543, which is a little different musically and the words are spelled yet differently. In this setting the Alto voice is in Canon at the fifth with the Tenor voice.