Introduction to Blondel de Nesle, Mes cuer me fait conmencier (RS 1269)

Professor Elizabeth Eva Leach FBA introduces two versions of Blondel de Nesle’s chanson Mes cuer me fait conmencier (RS 1269).

Part of a lecture-recital of medieval song at the New College Antechapel in Oxford on 7 June 2019. Scholars and performers of medieval music from Oxford and beyond gave a presentation on the issues surrounding the performance of 13th- and 14th-century music, featuring live performances.