Troubadors and Trouvères | Medieval music

Saturday August 12 9.00 PM / Les Eyzies | Church of Tayac

Catherine Jousselin: Voice, Vithele with bow
Maurice Moncozet : Voice, Rebec, Nay, Saz, Flute

Works by Hildegard von Bingen, Bernard de Ventadour, Guillaume de Machaut, Adam de la Halle, Jaufré Rudel…

 

Catherine Jousselin: singer and violist. After a diploma in musicology, she joined the Choeur de La Chapelle Royale conducted by Philippe Herreweg and, at the same time, studied the viola da gamba with Christophe Coin and Christine Plubeau.
She founded the Ensemble Amadis and recorded, among others, Sur les Chemins de Saint-Jacques (In the trail of Saint Jacques), Musique au temps de Jeanne d’Arc (Music from the times of Joan of Arc).

Maurice Moncozet: one of the pillars of Musique en Périgord.
Since 1977 a member of Le Concert dans l’Oeuf. In 1985, together with Pascal Lefeuvre, he founded the Ensemble TreFontane. With these two ensembles he explored the main repertoires of medieval music.
He regularly participates in the activities of the G. Zuchetto Trob’Art Ensemble, particularly in La Tròba, recording the complete repertoire of troubador songs, the melody of which has been preserved.
In 2003, he founded the Ensemble Rosa Salvatja for a thorough study of the Troubador repertoire.
He works in collaboration with le Pôle International de la Préhistoire et le Service Départemental d’Archéologie