Le content est riche (Claudin de Sermisy)
- Editor: André Vierendeels (submitted 2013-03-15). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 83 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
- Editor: Christoph Dalitz (submitted 2009-08-30). Score information: A4, 5 pages, 80 kB Copyright: CC BY-SA 3.0 Germany
- Edition notes: Edition includes an embellished lute accompaniment by Christoph Dalitz that is based on intavolations from two 16th century lute prints. PDF file available.
Title: Le content est riche
Composer: Claudin de Sermisy
First published: 1528 in Chansons nouvelles en musique à quatre parties (Pierre Attaingnant), no. 8
2nd published: 1535 in Il primo libro de le canzoni franzese (Ottaviano Scotto), no. 6
3rd published: 1536 in Premier livre contenant XXXI chansons musicales (Pierre Attaingnant), no. 4
4th published: 1555 in Second recueil de chansons (Le Roy & Ballard), no. 10
5th published: 1597 in Livre Septieme des Chansons a Quatre Parties (Bellere) (reprint)
Description: This secular song was, beside Doulce memoire, one of the most popular French chansons in the 16th century, as can be concluded from the great number of extant lute intavolations of this song.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Le content est riche.