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Le Chansonnier Cordiforme de Jean de Montchenu A heart-shaped…

Le Chansonnier Cordiforme de Jean de Montchenu

A heart-shaped manuscript commissioned in Savoy between 1460 and 1477, by Jean de Montchenu, bishop of Agen and Vivier.

The work contains 43 songs in French and Italian; a facsimile (including recordings of the music) is available.

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