thinking about tomorrow’s Franco-Flemish Special.
Those of you who’ve been coming to PDtP for a while will know that I’m a big Josquin fan, and tomorrow we get three(-ish) works by the great man to perform, including this one:
(though sadly not the version with obbligato accordion.)
Josquinophiles may also be pleased to see that Gombert‘s remix of the master’s Mille regretz is also on the set-list:
It wouldn’t be a celebration of all things Netherlandish without an appearance by Lassus:
And at the lesser-known end of the F-F spectrum is Manchicourt, though with a chanson like this we should be singing his stuff all the time:
All these and many, many more besides! There’re still a couple of spaces left for sopranos, tenors and basses so with the tube strike called off, why not come along?
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But what happened to Bach?
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Now, Michael; surely you’ve been coming along for long enough to notice that we don’t have any chorales at the themed sessions, and that’s the same for this one; or is it? Hmmm…