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SalonEra: Machaut Man

November 29, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Guillaume Machaut (1300-1377)
“Gai et joli”

Lai: “Qui n’auroit autre deport” from Remede de Fortune

Complainte:Tieus rit au mainfrom Remede de Fortune

Qui es promesses – Ha Fortune – Et non est qui adujvat

“En amer a douce vie” from Remede de Fortune

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November 29, 2021
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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