Le chant des oiseaux (short version) (Clément Janequin)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2018-04-21). Score information: A4, 12 pages, 119 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Reformatting of #21948, with minor corrections to the underlay. Musica ficta absorbed into staves and time signature changed to 4/4.
- Editor: Gerd Eichler (submitted 2010-07-11). Score information: A4, 9 pages, 217 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Mensurstrich layout, original key and note values. Musica ficta clearly marked. In the original print the tenor part repeats the first verse at the end instead of the last verse. This has not been changed in this edition.
Title: Le chant des oiseaux (short version)
Composer: Clément Janequin
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Secular, Chanson
Instruments: A cappella
Description: Short version of the 1529 print. Only the first and last verses are included and all parts that mimic the bird's chant are compressed to one big central block. For the long version see Le Chant des Oiseaux (Clément Janequin).
Original text and translations
Resveillez-vous cueurs endormis,
Erwacht, verschlafene Herzen,